ProSiebenSat1 Media AG
Company: ProSiebenSat1 Media AG
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Location: Unterföhring, Germany
Fields of operation: Media
After earning a degree in psychology in Hamburg, Thomas Ebeling began his career with Reemtsma in 1987. In 1991, he switched to Pepsi-Cola Germany, where he served as a marketing manager. In 1993, he was appointed Marketing Director for the entire beverage portfolio. Starting in 1994, he was National Sales and Franchise Director for the retail and restaurant sales of Pepsi-Cola. In 1996, he was appointed General Manager of Pepsi-Cola Germany. In 1997, he switched to Novartis. In 1998, he assumed worldwide leadership of the Novartis Nutrition Division. In 1998, he was appointed to the Novartis Executive Committee. From 2000 to October 2007, he served as CEO of the global Novartis pharmaceuticals business. Under his leadership, the company’s revenues more than doubled to US$22.6 billion. In October 2007, he was appointed CEO of the Novartis Consumer Health Division. Since March 2009, he has been the CEO of ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG.