Biographie

Thomas Rabe, holds a diploma and a doctorate in Economics. He started his career in 1989 at the European Commission in Brussels. From 1990 to 1996 he held various senior positions at Forrester Norall & Sutton (now White & Case) in Brussels as well as the state privatisation agency Treuhandanstalt and a venture capital fund in Berlin. In 1996, he joined Cedel International (Clearstream) where he was appointed CFO & member of the Management Board in 1998.
In 2000, Thomas became CFO & member of the Executive Committee of RTL Group. In March 2003 he was also appointed Head of Corporate Centre with responsibilty for the Luxembourgish activities of RTL Group. He was CFO & Head of the Corporate Centre of Bertelsmann from January 2006 until 31 December 2011. Since 1 January 2012 he has been Chairman and CEO of Bertelsmann SE & Co KGaA.

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Expériences professionnelles

  • RTL Group

    • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
    • janvier 2000 à aujourd'hui
  • Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA

    • Membre du conseil d'administration
    • Chairman and CEO
    • janvier 2012 à aujourd'hui
  • Bertelsmann AG

    • CFO
    • 2006 - 2011
  • RTL Group

    • Membre de la direction
    • CFO & Member of the Executive Committee
    • 2000 - 2005
  • Cedel International

    • Membre de la direction
    • CFO and Member of the Management Board
    • 1996 - 2000

Formations et distinctions

University of Cologne

  • Diploma and a Doctorate

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