Dr. Jörg Pfuhl

Career

Dr. Joerg Pfuhl works as a consultant in the media industry and is a board member of several media companies such as Franz Cornelsen Bildungsholding (leading German school book publishing group) and Edel AG (a listed entertainment company). From 1994 - 2011 he held various executive management positions at Bertelsmann AG, amongst them board member of Random House, the global book publishing group, and CEO of Verlagsgruppe Random House, market leader in the German consumer book market.

Besides his consulting and board work, Dr. Pfuhl lectures at various institutions and is Chairman of Stiftung Lesen, the German Reading Foundation. He is married with one daughter and lives in Hamburg.