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Trust must be worked hard, high-profile networks in the football business as well. With many successful projects, numerous enthusiastic athletes and selected exclusive partners, we have excellent opportunities to promote every athlete in the best possible way and actively promote his career.

Dr. Petros Papadopoulos

Chief Executive Officer | CEO

More about Dr. Petros Papadopoulos

Dr. Papadopoulos graduated from a total of four degree programs with a doctorate in addition to the German Sport University in Cologne (sports management & sports economics) as the youngest doctor of the university and also attended the elite universities in Cambridge (England) and St. Gallen (Switzerland), where he participated in the so-called Was allowed to attend Executive Education. As part of his studies in sports science (Dipl. Sportwiss.), But later also in the context of his doctoral thesis, he dealt with scientific issues in the field of sports management & sports economics, where he put his focus on the football league. As part of one of his empirical studies, he analyzed, including inclusion of Bundesliga referees at the DFB, the relationship between remuneration and performance in professional sports.

He was also best of class in Business Administration (BWL), earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration with highest honors, completed the Management Information Systems degree (MIS) with “very good” and was also the fastest Masters graduate of all time at the UPB, maybe even throughout the Federal Republic of Germany. Dr. Papadopoulos also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management & Economics and completed the SAP ERP Certification course at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

Of course, he looks back on a variety of professional experiences. Among other things, these include the product marketing stations at L’Oréal Deutschland GmbH, the sales department at Menshen Packaging Co. Ltd. in Shanghai (China) and in the sales department of a well-known German sporting goods manufacturer, who also equipped various professional clubs. In addition, he was active in numerous German sports clubs in the field of sports management and sports marketing.

His expertise in the field of sports management and many years of experience in professional sports has earned Dr. Ing. Papadopoulos has been bundling them for many years as a consultant / consultant and providing professional athletes with professional strategic career advice and planning. As a former high-performance athlete and football lover, he knows exactly the individual situation of professional athletes. His network is comprehensive, multi-layered and of course global. It is this combination of experience, competence and contacts that is unique and helpful for the individual career planning of professional athletes.

Christian Köthe

Chief Marketing Officer | CMO

More about Christian Köthe

Christian Köthe acts as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) in our team of experts. Christian connects brands and people. With more than 20 years of intercultural leadership experience at global market leaders in the branded goods industry such as L`Oréal, Coca-Cola and SONY, he is also an expert in leading brand and trademark rights as well as in connecting business and sports. Networking makes it possible to create synergies between top athletes and business enterprises. An example of this is the creation of brand ambassadors or “Influencer Marketing”. This leads to prospering “win / win situations” that increase awareness, brand core and loyalty among defined target groups.

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Exclusive advice

Comprehensive advice in today’s professional football is complex and requires specialist knowledge, experience and, above all, social skills. Due to our many years of expertise, we are in a position to provide each athlete with individual and on all levels – within and outside the sport – professional and trustworthy care. Our concept is based on a 360 degree consultation, which forms the key to a sustainable career success in professional sports. Promised!

Marketing

With increasing awareness of the player also increases the media interest in his person. The number of interviews in TV and online media is increasing. In doing so, it is important to develop an individual advertising and marketing strategy at an early stage in order to present yourself consistently and professionally to the outside world. Values ​​play a key role in this context. We advise every professional athlete and support him in his professional external presentation and marketing.

Study & further Education

The professional career is characterized by great pressure and responsibility. The education and training of athletes is usually too short. Exactly this personality development offers great advantages, both during and after the professional career. Through our unique concepts and networks, we can provide athletes with individual training and development uncomplicated and easy. Many professional athletes have been able to obtain a regular academic degree through us.

Hungry for success?

“If you are looking for professionalism, first-class contacts and a career booster, you have found the absolutely right partner with Dr. Petros Papadopoulos and his consulting concept athlete360!”

Sokratis PapastathopoulosWorld class defender @ FC Arsenal & Greek national player