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Marketing and sales management

Gunter Schäfer – Chief Marketing Officer|Chief Communications Officer|Head of Bank Sales

Gunter Schäfer has many years' experience in the advertising, communications and finance sectors, including working as an account manager for Agentur 141 Germany (Bates Gruppe), senior customer advisor for medialis marketing, Head of Marketing & Sales for frontconnection and marketing professional for Standard Life Versicherung. He moved from the Standard Life insurance company in the UK to versiko AG in 2008 – taking on the role of Marketing Manager.

He then joined ÖKOWORLD in January 2010. At this point in time, Gunter Schäfer took over an expanded leadership role as Marketing & PR Director at ÖKOWORLD. He also continued to be the press representative for versiko AG. His main task at ÖKOWORLD is to provide support for the development of existing customer relations and the establishment of new customer relations for all ÖKOWORLD funds. He reports on behalf of his staff unit directly to the Chairman of the Executive Board, Alfred Platow. In the meantime, Mr. Schäfer is also responsible for the Bank Sales Division.

As press representative, Gunter Schäfer is available for interview and press queries.

Tel.: +49 2103 - 929-210
E-mail: gunter.schaefer[at]versiko.de

Tanja Dillenberger – Marketing and Public Relations Assistant, Sales Management

During her master studies of business administration with a focus on marketing, Tanja supported the direct sales of ÖKOWORLD as a working student since 2018. Since March 2020, she is a part of the marketing and public relations team of Chief Marketing Officer/Chief Communications Officer Gunter Schäfer, in which position she is able to combine the previous experiences from the daily work routine of ÖKOWORLD sales and the knowledge she gained throughout her studies.

Her tasks include the planning and processing of marketing and sales materials, general research and presswork as well as the organisation of and participation in events. Thanks to her previous work experience in the field of sales, she forms a direct interface between the marketing and sales departments of ÖKOWORLD.

Tanja volunteers at the animal sanctuary Erika & friends e.V. in Wegberg, where she manages the social media and (online) marketing activities.

Tel.: +49 2103 929-213
E-mail: tanja.dillenberger[at]oekoworld.com

Judith Gerdau – Marketing Professional

Judith Gerdau studied Social Anthropology and Educational Sciences at the University of Cologne with a main focus on adult education. After her studies, Judith qualified as a life and business coach. Already during her studies, Judith began to work for ÖKOWORLD. Since September 2016, Judith is the Marketing Assistant of ÖKOWORLD. Besides mediaplanning, eventmanagement and research, project organization is also a part of her responsibilities.

„It is important to me to put the thinking behind ÖKOWORLD such as – humanity, ecologicalization of the economy and the awareness about sustainability –  in the heads of those who have not yet realized the importance of these topics.“

Phone: +49 2103 - 929-212
E-Mail: judith.gerdau[at]oekoworld.com