Simon Trägner to take over as MD of Constantin Medien Group’s new consulting department


Simon Trägner has been announced as the managing director of Constantin Medien Group’s new consulting department.

The unit will enable Constantin Medien to provide its partners and clients with specialist media consulting.

Trägner leaves his position as managing director of German sponsorship agency Azkio to take up the role. He will begin work on 1st February.

He will be joined in Constantin’s consulting department by Matthias Reichart, who leaves his position as director of media sales at broadcaster Sport1.

Both Trägner and Reichart will report to Olaf Schröder, Constantin Media group’s chief operating officer, sports.

Schröder said: “With our new consulting unit, we want to offer companies customised and integrated consulting and communication services for their brands. The department will operate autonomously, but will have access to the wide areas of expertise of our sports companies: the editorial capacity of all Sport1 platforms, the profound production know-how of Plazamedia, and the creation and content marketing expertise of Leitmotif.”