Speaker: Tobias Schiwek
WE ARE ERA
Since January 2019, Tobias Schiwek is responsible for the international business of the first pan-European studio and talent agency We Are Era (formerly known as Divimove), which is part of the RTL Group and Bertelsmann, as CEO. The company is a pioneer, strategic advisor and content producer in the realm of digital video for channels, platforms and brands alike and simultaneously manages Europe’s largest talent agency of social influencers and artists with more than 1,500 partners in Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, France, Spain and Scandinavia. Previously, Schiwek worked as Chief Digital Officer at UFA and Managing Director of digital studio UFA X, which is part of We Are Era today. Before joining UFA, the digital strategist had founded several media industry startups and provided consulting for established industries on the topic of digital change (book industry, telecommunications, insurance). On top of that he used to serve as an angel investor and mentor for several international startups. As a university lecturer he regularly speaks on entrepreneurship and digital transformation. Schiwek studied political sciences and economics in Mannheim and Milan.