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Pannellist at the QFC Roundtables in Berlin and Munich

Veröffentlicht in News | 14. July 2022 | Carsten

Meeting with the Ambassador of Qatar to Germany, HE Sheikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Saud Al-Thani, and Radi bin Saweed al-Ajmi, Consul General of the Consulate General of the State of Qatar in Munich. In front of high-ranking guests and emphasised the strong bilateral relations between the Central European country and the Gulf State.

The roundtables took place in the United States before, also led by Sheikha Alanoud Hamad Al-Thani, before coming to Berlin and Munich and featured eminent speakers from leading companies operating in Qatar who discussed their rewarding experiences in the Gulf State and working with the QFC.

Together with Roland Bischof, Managing Director – Presented by GmbH the speakers included Dr Carsten Rolle, Head of Department Energy and Climate Policy – BDI; Dr Fabian Engels, Senior Partner – Roland Berger; Emmanuel Thomassin, Chief Financial Officer – Delivery Hero; Francisco de Sousa, Managing Director – Talabat Qatar; Bertram Brossardt, Chief Executive – Bavarian Industry Association; Benedikt Rickmers, Senior Partner – Roland Berger GmbH; and Michael Falter, Head of Dispute Resolution – Partner, Deloitte.



Roland Bischof is one of the most renowned experts on the market for sponsoring, marketing and testimonials. As a German entrepreneur, he is also a speaker, author, founder of the Initiative Deutscher Fußball Botschafter (German Football Ambassador Initiative) and Vice President of the FASPO (Association for Sponsoring in Germany, Austria and Switzerland) as well as a member of the jury for the Kulturmarken Award. He started out in 1986 as one of the pioneers in the sponsoring sector and over the past 30 years has managed around 500 national as well as international projects focusing on sport. He is a bestselling author with over 15,000 books sold in the fields of sponsoring and event marketing plus 20 years of national and international speaking experience.


At the start of his self-employment in 1986, sponsoring hardly existed in any noteworthy form. Until the EXPO ´92 in Seville, where he headed the VIP area of the German Pavilion, he concentrated mainly on national sponsoring, marketing and the organisation of sports and music projects. This was followed by several international engagements, which to this day allow him to draw on a wealth of experience from almost a hundred countries.

As CEO of Presented By GmbH, a sports business agency with offices in Berlin and Monaco, he accompanies companies, clubs and investor groups in their search for the right brands and markets. Step by step he also built up an international testimonial pool of celebrities from sports, film, music and art.

He has also been consulting athletes for over twenty years. His first client was the incumbent European football champion Thomas Helmer, who still trusts him today. In addition to numerous football greats, he now also looks after leading athletes of other sports such as the NHL superstar Leon Draisaitl.


Roland Bischof is one of the most renowned speakers in the field of sponsoring and marketing. With his passion for sport, especially football, his personal closeness to sports celebrities and his wide international wealth of experience, he has been inspiring audiences for 20 years. In his keynotes and impulse speeches he combines relevant topics with inspiring entertainment. His authentic, positive and credible mentality takes the audience on a journey into the world of brands, marketing, sports and business.


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