Speaker und Moderatoren
Speaker auf dem Award
David Görges ist seit Anfang 2011 Leiter Neue Medien/CRM beim Bundesligisten Borussia Dortmund. Seit 2003 ist er im Sportbusiness tätig. Seine erste berufliche Station führte den gebürtigen Dortmunder 2003 zum Sportrechtevermarkter SPORTFIVE – dort war er im Marketing für das Team BVB tätig. Der Wechsel in die Hamburger Zentrale von SPORTFIVE erfolgte im Jahr 2007, wo er in unterschiedlichen und leitenden Positionen tätig war.
Andreas Thümmler, Managing Partner ACXIT Capital Partners
Andreas Thümmler founded Corporate Finance Partners Group (CFP) in Frankfurt in 1998 which quickly developed into a leading European Tech & Internet Corporate Finance advisor. Also, it became a synonym for expertise and execution in mid-cap Tech Corporate Finance advisory and M&A transactions. Since its inception, the CFP team successfully executed more than 250 M&A, Private Equity, and Venture Capital transactions in the Internet, Media, Telecommunications, and Technology sectors.
In early 2015, CFP merged with Acxit Capital Management to form ACXIT Capital Partners, where Andreas is one of the key shareholders and managing partner. With its strong industry expertise and focused sector teams, ACXIT provides 360 degree advice to major players from all relevant industries, comprising technology, general industries, life sciences & health care and real estate. ACXIT currently is the largest independent M&A firm in continental Europe, with a strong international footprint and acts as a consolidator of the advisory segment. (http://www.acxit.de/)
Moreover, Andreas has been a key supporter, fund raiser, and member of the curatorium of the Hamburg based Steps for Children foundation for many years. The foundation aims to open a new perspective for children and adolescents by providing them with long-time support in their education and practical training – enabling them to help themselves to a better future. Steps for Children so far established six locations in Namibia to support nearly 1,000 children with food and education and to enable adults to start their own enterprise in Africa.(www.stepsforchildren.com)