THE SOCIAL CHAIN GROUP AG.
TEAM. ORGANISATION.

Management Board

Dr. Georg Kofler has extensive experience in the media industry. He started and headed the ProSieben Media AG as well as the Premiere AG as CEO and floated both companies successfully on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. He also introduced teleshopping to Germany by founding and establishing the teleshopping channel HSE24. He is a panel member at the successful TV show „Die Höhle der Löwen“ (the German version of „Dragons‘ Den“) since Autumn 2017. He is co-founder and CEO of the Social Chain Group AG.
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Holger Hansen has been heading up programming at leading teleshopping business Home Shopping Europe and has many years experience in media and commerce. He led Sales, Marketing & Product Development for the subscriber base at Premiere, now Sky Deutschland. He has invested in and successfully exited a number of mid-sized industrial enterprises alongside his executive career. He is co-founder of the Social Chain Group AG.
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Steven Bartlett has been named the voice of his generation, aiming to empower young people to act on their ambitions and think unconventionally. Steve is a disruptive voice of the changing social and media world, an established keynote speaker and was voted ‘most influential’ in the industry in 2017. He is co-founder of Social Chain Ltd. which he founded together with Dominic McGregor in 2014.
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Dominic McGregor is a successful entrepreneur, public speaker and an advocate for young people’s mental health and personal development in business. He is co-founder of Social Chain Ltd. which he founded together with Steve Bartlett in 2014.
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Christian Grobel worked in financial and strategic roles at FremantleMedia (part of the RTL Group) in London, Los Angeles and New York. His most recent position was in FremantleMedia UK, as Director of Strategy & Operations. Before Fremantlemedia, he spent several years working in music at EMI Music, which he joined after gaining his ACA while working at KPMG in London.
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Michael Börnicke has many years of media and e-commerce experience starting his career as a specialist consultant for media financing at the HypoVereinsbank (Unicredit). In 1992, he joined ProSieben Television GmbH as Head of Finance & Controlling, managing the IPO of ProSieben Media AG in 1997 as Finance Director. In 1998, he took over the position as CFO of Premiere, managing the acquisition of Premiere by Permira PE and the IPO as CFO in 2015. From 2009 he was CFO of Escada SE. He then shifted his focus to e-commerce activities and was a founding member and CEO of Kiveda Holding GmbH (Fitted Kitchens), responsible for the acquisition and post merger integration of Küchen Quelle.
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Supervisory Board

Henning Giesecke has nearly 30 years‘ experience in banking and restructuring as well as in top management positions. Until 2009, he worked for UniCredit-Group as the UniCredit S.p.A. Chief Risk Officer and for the HypoVereinsbank AG. Having built up an extensive national and international network throughout his professional career, he is also a member of supervisory boards at various companies and international financial institutions. He is Chairman of the Social Chain Group AG’s Supervisory Board.
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Philipp Kofler is CEO of the Kofler Energies AG. He started his professional career working for an international Investment company in London before joining a Munich family business specialising in the area of alternative investments.
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Stefan Schaffelhuber has over 30 years‘ experience in business development and management in the sports and e-commerce sectors. He established the brand SoccaFive which received the innovations prize from the Bavarian prime minister. After a successful tennis career, he founded and headed Germany’s largest tennis school for 25 years. In 1991 he wrote the book „Inner Coaching for Managers“ which was the start of his subsequent career as a management coach. From 1998 until 2000 he was Davis Cup Coach for Germany.
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OUR COMPANY STRUCTURE.
CLEAR. ENTREPRENEURIAL. EFFICIENT.

The Social Chain Group AG
Berlin

Social Publishing

MEDIA CHAIN GROUP LTD.
MANCHESTER

MEDIA CHAIN GMBH
BERLIN

MEDIA CHAIN INC.
NEW YORK

Social Marketing

SOCIAL CHAIN LTD.
MANCHESTER

SOCIAL CHAIN GMBH
BERLIN

SOCIAL CHAIN INC.
NEW YORK

EVENT CHAIN GMBH
BERLIN

Social Commerce

21 SPORTSGROUP GMBH
MUNICH

LUMALAND AG
BERLIN

LIONS CHAIN GMBH
BERLIN

KORO HANDELS GMBH
BERLIN

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New York

SOLIDMIND GMBH
MUNICH

In total: >10 E-Commerce companies consolidated or significant Shareholding.