has been chairman of the executive management of arvato Entertainment since 2005 and as such exercises competence for the group of companies’ businesses in Europe and Australia. He was born on January 8, 1963 in Hamburg.
Sven Deutschmann came to Bertelsmann AG in 1992. He was appointed managing director of topac GmbH in 1996. In 2002 he was appointed deputy managing director of Sonopress GmbH and one year later he expanded his responsibilities to include the operations of the German group of companies.
In 2005 he expanded his scope of responsibility when he additionally joined arvato Entertainment’s management as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) EMEA. In this function he controls the group of companies’ businesses in Germany, France, Spain, Russia, UK and Australia. In this position he coordinates customers of the audio, games, video, playtainment and sports business segments in order to meet the demand of integrated service solutions especially in international business.