RTL Group Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Thomas Rabe (57 yo)





Dr. Thomas Rabe serves as the Chairman of Supervisory Board of adidas AG since August 11, 2020. He served as Deputy Chairman of Supervisor Board at Adidas AG since May 9, 2019 Until August 11, 2020 and its...

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Thomas Rabe's remuneration changed compared to RTL Group's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021€2m€600k


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021n/an/a


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020€1m€600k


Sep 30 2020n/an/a


Jun 30 2020n/an/a


Mar 31 2020n/an/a


Dec 31 2019€1m€450k


Compensation vs Market: Thomas's total compensation ($USD1.64M) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD2.99M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Thomas's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Thomas Rabe
CEO & Director3.83yrs€1.50mno data
Elmar Heggen
Deputy CEO3.42yrs€4.98mno data
Björn Bauer
Chief Financial Officer3.5yrsno datano data
Andrew Buckhurst
Senior Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Vincent de Dorlodot
General Counsel22.83yrsno datano data
Ursula Schmidt
Executive Vice President of Audit & Compliance7.08yrsno datano data
Oliver Fahlbusch
Group Executive VP of Corporate Communications & Marketing7.08yrsno datano data
Francesco Costadura
Executive VP of HR & Head of Human Resources6.5yrsno datano data
Eduardo Zulueta
Managing Director of Mabuat (Spain)no datano datano data
Jean-Marie Bourhis
Deputy CFO & Executive VP of Financeno datano datano data
Peter Kolosi
Deputy Chief Executive Officer of RTL Hungary7.58yrsno datano data
Vincent Pascaud
Senior Vice President of Group IT & IT Governance10.08yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: RRTL's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.1 years average tenure).

Board Members

Thomas Rabe
CEO & Director17.08yrs€1.50mno data
Elmar Heggen
Deputy CEO10.83yrs€4.98mno data
John Taylor
Independent Chairman of the Board22.58yrs€400.00kno data
Guillaume de Posch
Non-Executive Director10.83yrsno datano data
Pernille Erenbjerg
Independent Non-Executive Director1.83yrs€61.15kno data
Immanuel Hermreck
Non-Executive Director4.08yrsno datano data
Lauren Zalaznick
Independent Non-Executive Director4.83yrsno datano data
Jean-Louis Schiltz
Independent Non-Executive Director5.83yrsno datano data
Rolf Hellermann
Non-Executive Director2.08yrsno datano data
Thomas Götz
Non-Executive Director7.83yrsno datano data
Bettina Wulf
Non-Executive Director2.67yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: RRTL's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 years average tenure).