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Managing Director & Editor, Focus TV

Biography

Matthias Pfeffer

Matthias Pfeffer is managing director and editor in chief of Focus TV in Munich, owned by German publishing house Hubert Burda Media

Matthias Pfeffer is managing director and editor in chief of Focus TV in Munich, owned by German publishing house Hubert Burda Media. Pfeffer is with this company since end of 1995 when he started as production editor and became editor in chief in August of the following year and also MD five years later.

He started his career as trainee at “Multimedia/Cinecentrum/Deutsche Wochenschau” in Hamburg in 1988 and then became editor of “Deutschlandspiegel”. He then moved to “Spiegel TV” and the commercial network Sat.1 where he held various editorial positions for different formats.

He was awarded with a number of prestigious awards including a silver and bronze medal for the New York Festivals and a “Bundesfilmpreis für Wirtschaft” (Federal Film Award for Economics).

Speaker at events in: 2015