Managing Directors of Goldmedia

Prof. Dr. Klaus Goldhammer

Partner and Managing Director Goldmedia, Berlin Office

Klaus Goldhammer founded Goldmedia in 1998. He works as the Managing Director and Partner of Goldmedia at the Berlin location.

Vita

  • His focal points are in the areas of strategy and business development, market and competition analysis, forecasting, organization and coaching.
  • Over the course of his more than fifteen years of professional experience, he has managed a very wide portfolio of clients and projects, spanning both the private and public sectors, such as the EU, ministries, regulators, associations and organizations.
  • Klaus Goldhammer studied journalism and business studies in Berlin and London. His doctorate was on the topic of "Radio and Advertising".
  • He has been teaching at the Free University Berlin since 2011 as an honorary professor of media economics.

Contact

Tel. +49 30 246 266 0
Tel. +49 30 246 266 66

info@goldmedia.de

Dr. André Wiegand

Partner and Managing Director Goldmedia, Berlin Office

André Wiegand is the Managing Director of the Berlin office and a Partner of Goldmedia. He is in charge of the public sector work.

Vita

  • Current main focus points are market analysis and strategy development for ministries, authorities and state media authorities.
  • André Wiegand can draw on many years of experience in positions of responsibility in the areas of strategy development, market intelligence and policy consulting.
  • André Wiegand trained as a banker and studied the fields of communication sciences, business studies and psychology in Berlin.
  • His doctorate was on the topic of "Digital Interactive Television".

Contact

Tel. +49 30 246 266 0
Tel. +49 30 246 266 66

info@goldmedia.de

Dr. Florian Kerkau

Partner and Managing Director Goldmedia, Berlin Office

Florian Kerkau is a Managing Director and Partner of Goldmedia at the Berlin location. He is in charge of Goldmedia Research and is responsible for all projects to do with market, media and user research.

Vita

  • The focal points of his work are projects on the use and effects of media in the areas of television, Internet, newspapers, cinema and radio. He supervises national and international customers from all TIME markets. In addition, he is an expert in usability and UX research.
  • Florian Kerkau has many years of direct experience in positions of responsibility in the media industry.
  • His diverse education includes positions at universities TU Berlin and FU Berlin. During his research at university, two patents in biometric media research were established, both of which are today owned by the company.
  • Florian Kerkau is in high demand as a lecturer and works as a university lecturer in several universities.

   
Contact

Tel. +49 30 246 266 0
Tel. +49 30 246 266 66

Florian.Kerkau@Goldmedia.de

State Secretary (retired), Lawyer Clemens Appel

Partner and Managing Director of Goldmedia, Berlin Office

State Secretary (retired), Lawyer Clemens Appel is a Managing Director and Partner of Goldmedia at the Berlin location. At Goldmedia, he leads the political communication, administration and human resource management departments.

Vita

  • His focal points are consulting companies when working together with administration and politics, and as a secondary duty he consults employers in human resource matters, and questions of media policy and media law.
  • As a former State Secretary, Clemens Appel has decades of experience in politics, administration and human resources.
  • In his former roles at labor courts and in managing arbitration committees, the lawyer Clemens Appel is an acknowledged expert in labor law and human resource management. He often gives lectures on these topics.

    Contact

    Tel. +49 30 246 266 0
    Tel. +49 30 246 266 66

    info@goldmedia.de

    Dr. Marcus Hochhaus

    Partner and Managing Director Goldmedia, Munich Office

    Marcus Hochhaus is a Managing Director of the Munich office and a Partner of Goldmedia. He heads the Sport Business Unit and is responsible for the area of Human Resource Management at Goldmedia.

    Vita

    • His focal points are in the areas of strategy, digital transformation, business development, technology and HR, where he works for leading TV stations, publishing houses, sports clubs, sports associations and sports agencies and multi-channel networks, among others.
    • Marcus Hochhaus draws on many years of experience in positions of responsibility in the media and sports industries.
    • His diverse education includes positions at universities in Bielefeld, Tubingen and Berlin, two semesters abroad in New Zealand and the Film Academy in Ludwigsburg. He received his doctorate from the European Film Industry.


    Contact

    Tel.: +49-89-200 609-20
    Fax: +49-89-200 609-21

    muenchen@goldmedia.de

    Associate Partner of Goldmedia

    Volker Belz

    Associate Partner, Berlin Office

    Volker Belz is an Associate Partner of Goldmedia at the Berlin location. He heads up Goldmedia Solutions, which concentrates on the concrete implementation of projects that are based on deep market analysis, strategic decisions and customer-specific product presentation.

    Vita

    • His focal point is the development of new business models in the sectors of TV, OTT services, smart home and smart metering. He also consults media and technology companies on complex questions of the international marketing of digital end products and IPTV/OTT system solutions.
    • Volker Belz spent more than 15 years in leading positions in the telecommunications sector and cable industry. He has many years of experience in introducing new telephony, Internet and digital Pay TV services.
    • He studied economics and sinology in Berlin. He also spent many years in Taiwan and Singapore.

    Contact

    Tel. +49 30 246 266 0
    Tel. +49 30 246 266 66

    info@goldmedia.de

    Dr. Andreas Büchelhofer

    Associate Partner, Munich Office

    Andreas Büchelhofer is the Associate Partner of Goldmedia in the Munich location. He advises national and international customers, especially on multichannel strategies and multimedia activities.

    Vita

     

    • His focal points are in the areas of mail-order business, multichannel retailing, e-commerce and transactional television. He develops new consulting fields in the cross-sectional areas e-commerce, retail and media.
    • Andreas Büchelhofer spent more than 20 years in leading positions in the German media and e‑commerce sectors. He particularly helped to shape the German T-commerce market. In addition, he has many years of experience in the areas of market research..
    • Andreas Büchelhofer studied Business Studies majoring in market research, marketing and advertising. He received his doctorate from the Institute for Marketing at the Vienna University of Economics and Business.

    Contact

    Tel.: +49-89-200 609-20
    Fax: +49-89-200 609-21

    info@goldmedia.de

    Rainer Heneis

    Associate Partner Goldmedia, Munich Office

    Rainer Heneis is an Associate Partner of Goldmedia at the Munich location. He advises brand name companies, media and entertainment houses as well as companies in the sports business. He leads the sector brands and media business at Goldmedia.

    Vita

    • His focal points are in the areas of brand management and media marketing as well as the identification of new revenue sources in the process of digitisation.
    • Rainer Heneis has many years of experience in the private media sector and the sports industry. He spent more than 15 years in leading positions, among others as head of marketing for different TV station, most recently as head of marketing at Sport1 and as director of marketing/operations at the marketing house Sport1 Media.
    • Rainer Heneis studied business administration at universities in Marburg and Collogne.   

    Contact

    Tel.: +49-89-200 609-20

    Muenchen@Goldmedia.de

    Wolfgang Holzhäuser

    Associate Partner Goldmedia, Munich Office

    Wolfgang Holzhäuser is an Associate Partner at Goldmedia and with Marcus Hochhaus he leads the Sport Business Unit of Goldmedia at the Munich location.

    Vita

    • His focal points are in the areas of company leadership of sports clubs and sports associations, digitization strategies, sport sponsoring and forms of participation and legal structures in the sport business.
    • Wolfgang Holzhäuser has shaped German professional football for more than four decades. Over his long career, he occupied leading positions in the German Football Association (DFB), the German Football League (DFL) and for Bayer 04 Leverkusen. This means that Holzhäuser is one of the most experienced managers in German sport, he knows the football scene intimately.
    • Wolfgang Holzhäuser studied Business Studies.   

    Contact

    Tel.: +49-89-200 609-20
    Fax: +49-89-200 609-21

    info@goldmedia.de