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    1. Corporate Centre Management

      Thomas Rabe

      CEO and Chairman of the Bertelsmann Management SE Executive Board
      CEO of RTL Group

      Thomas Rabe holds a diploma and a doctorate in economics from the University of Cologne, Germany. 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, the state privatisation agency Treuhandanstalt and a venture capital fund in Berlin. In 1996, he joined Cedel International (Clearstream, following the merger with Deutsche B?rse Clearing) where he was appointed Chief Financial Officer and member of the Management Board in 1998.

      In 2000, Thomas Rabe became Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Committee of RTL Group. In March 2003 he was also appointed Head of Corporate Centre with responsibility for the Luxembourgish activities of RTL Group. With effect from 1 January 2006, Thomas Rabe was appointed to the Executive Board of Bertelsmann AG as the Group’s Chief Financial Officer. From 2006 to 2008, he was also responsible for Bertelsmann AG’s music business.

      Since 1 January 2012, Thomas Rabe has been CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Bertelsmann AG, now Bertelsmann Management SE. On 1 April 2019, RTL Group Board of Directors appointed Thomas Rabe as CEO of RTL Group.

      Elmar Heggen

      Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Officer
      RTL Group

      Elmar Heggen holds a diploma in business administration from the European Business School and graduated with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in finance.

      In 1992, he started his career at the Felix Schoeller Group, becoming Vice President & General Manager of Felix Schoeller Digital Imaging in the UK in 1999. Elmar Heggen first joined the RTL Group Corporate Centre in 2000 as Vice President Merger & Acquisitions. In January 2003, he was promoted to Senior Vice President Controlling & Investments. From July 2003 until December 2005 he was Executive Vice President Strategy & Controlling.

      Since January 2006, Elmar Heggen has served on the RTL Group Executive Management team. From October 2006 till August 2019, he was Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Head of the Corporate Centre of RTL Group.

      In January 2018, Elmar Heggen, while remaining CFO, also became Deputy CEO of RTL Group. In April 2018, Elmar Heggen was appointed Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Groupe M6.

      In August 2019, Elmar Heggen took over the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer. In this position, Elmar Heggen is responsible for coordinating and further optimising the operations across the Group’s international footprint. As Executive Director, he continues to serve on RTL Group’s Board of Directors.

      Bj?rn Bauer

      Chief Financial Officer
      RTL Group

      Bj?rn Bauer graduated in business administration in 2005 from the European Business School (Oestrich-Winkel, Germany).

      In 2005, he started his career at the international management consultancy Arthur D. Little and then joined Bertelsmann in 2007, where he held successive positions in Corporate Controlling and Strategy.

      In February 2015, Bj?rn Bauer was appointed Head of M&A at the online learning provider Relias in Cary, North Carolina, which Bertelsmann had acquired in November 2014. In September 2015, he was appointed CFO of Relias. After nearly four years in the United States, he returned to Gütersloh in January 2019 as Bertelsmann’s Executive Vice President for Corporate Controlling and Strategy.

      In August 2019, he was appointed CFO of RTL Group.

      Jean-Marie Bourhis

      Deputy CFO
      Executive Vice President Finance
      RTL Group

      Jean-Marie Bourhis, born in 1956, is Deputy Chief Financial Officer of RTL Group since December 2006. He has been promoted to this position in addition to his role as Executive Vice President Finance which he holds since January 2004. He is responsible for Group Accounting, Consolidation and Group Transactions and Reporting Systems. Through a combination of Finance and systems, his teams integrate functional skills, software expertise, services providing and project management.

      Andrew Buckhurst

      Senior Vice President Investor Relations
      RTL Group

      Andrew Buckhurst was born in 1966, he joined RTL Group as Senior Controller in August 2000. From 2003 until 2006 he headed the External Communications Department of RTL Group in addition to his Investor Relations role.

      He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young in England and then joined AEA Technology, Harwell as a financial analyst. In 1995, he started at Oriflame International in Belgium where he was Corporate Controller and Group treasurer before becoming Regional Finance Controller in Athens.

      Francesco Costadura

      Executive Vice President Human Resources
      RTL Group

      Francesco Costadura, born 1965, was appointed RTL Group’s Head of Human Resources (HR) and Executive Vice President HR, on 1 August 2016. In this capacity, he reports to RTL Group’s CEO and to Group CFO and Deputy CEO.

      Francesco Costadura joined RTL Group as Vice President Corporate Strategy and Business Development in 2002, and was appointed Managing Director, Rights Trading, of CLT-UFA in 2004. Three years later, he joined RTL Group’s HR department as Senior Vice President HR. In this capacity, he has been managing all HR-related aspects of RTL Group’s Corporate Centre and the Group’s Luxembourg-based entities. He has been affiliated with the Bertelsmann Group since 1992 and held various executive positions – including the general management of companies as Managing Director – at Arvato, CLT-UFA and AOL Europe. Francesco Costadura holds a diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Karlsruhe (Germany) and an MBA from Harvard Business School (United States). 

      Vincent de Dorlodot

      General Counsel
      RTL Group

      Vincent de Dorlodot was born in 1965, he was appointed General Counsel of RTL Group in April 2000. He started his career in 1990 as an attorney working for the law firm De Bandt, Van Hecke et Lagae (now Linklater's De Bandt). In 1995, he joined Groupe Bruxelles Lambert as corporate counsel, a position he held until joining RTL Group. He studied at the University of Louvain (Belgium) and the University of Leiden (Netherlands). He gained a master's degree in law from Duke University (USA) in 1994.

      Oliver Fahlbusch

      Executive Vice President
      Corporate Communications & Marketing
      Chairman Corporate Responsibility
      RTL Group

      Oliver Fahlbusch, born in 1973, was appointed Executive Vice President Corporate Communications & Marketing in January 2016. In this position, he is in charge of all internal and external communications activities for RTL Group as well as Corporate Responsibility, reporting to the CEO of RTL Group. Oliver Fahlbusch is a member of RTL Group’s Operations Management Committee (OMC).

      After completing his studies in Media and Communication Sciences at Freie Universit?t Berlin, Oliver Fahlbusch held successive positions in Bertelsmann’s Corporate Communications department from April 2000 to July 2006, most recently as Vice President Media Relations. Oliver Fahlbusch joined RTL Group in August 2006 as Deputy Head of Corporate Communications. In July 2012, he was promoted to Senior Vice President and Head of RTL Group’s Corporate Communications & Marketing department.

      Daniel Felgueiras da Cunha

      Vice President Group Reporting & Budgeting
      RTL Group

      Andreas Fischer

      Head of Business Development
      RTL Group

      Andreas Fischer, born in 1970, became Head of Business Development at RTL Group in July 2019.

      Andreas started his career at RTL Group in 2000 and has worked in various functions before joining RTL Group’s Strategy & Controlling department in 2010, where he became Vice President Mergers & Acquisitions in 2011. In 2013, he took over the management and coordination of RTL Group’s Synergy Committees. In September 2015, Andreas became Senior Vice President Business Development & Emerging Markets. He was appointed Senior Vice President Business Development and Regional Operations CEE & Asia on 1 January 2017. Andreas was appointed Senior Vice President (SVP) Global Operations Management Broadcast & Content in March 2018.

      Andreas holds a law degree from Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg (Germany) and a Master of Laws degree from University of New South Wales and University of Sydney (Australia).

      Fran?ois Masquelier

      Senior Vice President Treasury & Corporate Finance
      RTL Group

      Fran?ois Masquelier, born in 1962, has been Head of Corporate Finance and Treasury with RTL Group since November 1997. Before he worked for Eridania Béghin-Say (Coordination Centre) and ABN AMRO Bank.  
      He is the President of the Association of Corporate Treasurers of Luxembourg (ATEL). He is also Honorary Chairman and Founder of Euro Associations of Corporate Treasurers (EACT).    

      Vincent Pascaud

      Senior Vice President Group IT and IT Governance
      RTL Group

      Vincent Pascaud joined RTL Group in 2002 as Vice President Group Reporting Systems before being promoted to Senior Vice President Group Transactions and Reporting Systems in 2006, where among other things he was responsible for RTL Group Corporate Information Systems.  
      Since 2013 he has been Senior Vice President Group IT and in charge of IT Governance, reporting to Elmar Heggen, CFO of RTL Group. Vincent Pascaud studied administration and finance at the Sup de Co business school in Rouen, France and has a degree in accounting and finance.

      Ursula Schmidt

      Executive Vice President Audit & Compliance
      RTL Group

      Ursula Schmidt was promoted to Executive Vice President Audit and Compliance in January 2016. From August 2013 to December 2015 she was Senior Vice President Audit and Compliance. Prior to this, she has been Head of RTL Group Internal Audit since June 2004. She joined the Group in 2000 where she held several functions in Strategy and Controlling. Before joining the Group she worked for the European Commission (Eurostat) in Luxembourg. From 1994 until 1998 she worked as Project Manager in the area of Business Statistics at various service providers. From 1998 until 1999 she was responsible for Foreign Direct Investment Statistics at Eurostat. In 1994, Ursula Schmidt achieved her final degree (Dr. rer. pol.) at the university of Nürnberg further to her studies of economics with a focus in statistics.

      Olivier Zacharia

      Senior Vice President Controlling & Investments
      RTL Group

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