Andreas Kitzing

Andreas Kitzing (CEO) came up with the idea of Sponsoo during his MBA at the University of Cambridge. Before that, he had been working as a managment consultant and a project manager. Andreas loves to explore new sports in his free time (stand up paddling, snowboarding, bungee jumping). As a passionate football fan, he is regularly supporting his favorite team in the stadium.

Christian Kaspar

Christian Kaspar (CTO) is leading the technological development of Sponsoo. As a serial entrepreneur, Sponsoo is not his first successful startup. In the last years, Christian has worked for many well-known companies.

Christian used to be an avid cyclist in his younger days. Nowadays, his focus has shifted to long-distance running and snowboarding.

Joschka Grabb

Joschka Grabb (CSO) joins the management team at Sponsoo as Chief Sales Officer. Most recently, the studied sports and event manager was also responsible and coordinated sales at established sports businesses. As a sports enthusiast and passionate swimmer, the promotion of sports, especially marginal sports, is a matter close to Joschka's heart.

Jonas Lösche

Jonas Lösche (Sponsor Manager) lavora nelle vendite di Sponsoo. Dopo aver studiato media, sport e gestione degli eventi, ha lavorato nella gestione degli eventi e nelle vendite per una casa editrice. Oltre al suo lavoro, gli piace giocare a calcio, a tennis e correre nel tempo libero. Le date di vari eventi sportivi sono anche segnate in grassetto sul suo calendario.

Sebastian Bester

Sebastian Bester (Sales Manager) went through the youth academy of Hamburger SV. After a severe knee injurie, he ended his active career and studied sports, event and media management. In addition to his work in the sales team, he is studying sports management for a master's degree.

Christian Alert

Christian Alert (Pre-Sales Manager) joined the Sponsoo sales team in November 2021. After his bachelor's degree in International Business Administration, he put his focus on the sports world with his two master's degrees in Sports Marketing and Football Business & Management. In his free time, Christian can be found on the hockey pitch or at various sporting events, not only in football stadiums, but also at dart or ski jumping, for example.

Sarah Guttau

Sarah Guttau (Marketing Managerin) treibt mit Contentideen und Kommunikationsstrategien das Marketing bei Sponsoo weiter voran. Ihre Begeisterung für das Sport Marketing hat sie bei ihrer Tätigkeit als Pressesprecherin eines American Football Vereins entdeckt. Nach einigen Jahren in einer PR Agentur kehrt sie bei Sponsoo endlich zurück in die Sportbranche. Auch außerhalb des Büros ist keine Sportart ist vor ihr sicher. Am liebsten entspannt sie sich bei Pa Kua Disziplinen wie Bogenschießen oder lässt Anspannungen beim Krav Maga raus.

Edoardo Carucci

Edoardo Carucci (Marketing Manager) joined Sponsoo in April 2022. Originally from Italy, after his Bachelor's degree in Sport Management from Cardiff Metropolitan University, he moved to Germany to start his career in the sports industry. Currently Edoardo manages the Social media department of Sponsoo, and supports the team with his deep knowledge and network within the sports sector. Previously semi-professional athlete in Track and Field, in his free time, he enjoys going to the gym, travelling and watching sport on TV. Also an avid Fantasy football player.

Oussama Boudmarh

Oussama Boudmarh (International Email Agent) supports the internationalization of Sponsoo as a full-time employee. Oussama is originally from Morocco and worked in different international environments in Morocco and Malaysia before settling down in Germany. He is incredibly passionate about sports, especially the extreme ones. Oussama loves athletism and played various sports in the past such as football, kickboxing and parkour. 

Rok Mohar

Rok Mohar (Developer) is continously improving the Sponsoo website. He works from Sponsoo's Ljubljana office. Ljulbjana is also the place where Rok finished his university degree in computer science.

In his leisure time, Rok is working out a lot and takes care to live a healthy lifestyle.

Jette Kröger

Jette Kröger (Duale Studentin Accounting & HR) ist bei Sponsoo für die Buchhaltung und Personalabteilung zuständig. Sie studiert Wirtschaftspsychologie in Hamburg. Zuvor hat Jette bereits eine Ausbildung abgeschlossen und konnte Erfahrnungen in einem großen Steuerberatungsunternehmen sammeln. In ihrer Freizeit spielt sie gerne Hockey, geht joggen oder macht Yoga.

Ole Ketz

Ole Ketz (Support Management & Sales Associate) supports Sponsoo during his internship semester in the departments Support Management & Sales. He is currently studying Sports Management at Ostfalia - University of Applied Sciences. Since his childhood, Ole has been addicted to soccer fever and has been enthusiastic about the games of his favorite teams every weekend as a fan, youth coach, referee and player.

Maikel Groh

Maikel Groh (Marketing Associate) ist bei Sponsoo als Praktikant im Marketing tätig. Dort unterstützt er überwiegend im Bereich Social Media und Content Creation. Zurzeit studiert Maikel Sport und Eventmanagement an der UE Germany. Er kann sich für jede Sportart begeistern aber Motorsport ist seine große Leidenschaft. Außerdem spielt er Tennis und hält sich im Fitnessstudio fit.

Selina Gürel

Selina Gürel (Marketing Associate) is supporting Sponsoo as an Intern for PR & Marketing and has nearly finished her Bachelor's Degree in Business Studies. She used to play handball for several years; now she enjoys going to the gym. Selina is a huge Formula 1 fan and turned one of her dreams into reality: Watching a race in person by attending the Turkish Grand Prix 2021.

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David Akinjise

David Akinjise (Freelance Consultant for Cooperations and Business Development) supports Sponsoo by bringing in new projects and cooperations. He has been working in telco for 10 years and now shares his experience with ambitious startups like Sponsoo. David is a football-addict, who played actively in his home club for a long time and even acquired the certification to be a referee. When traveling, he always brings his surf board. (And a towel. Always bring a towel!)

Jenna Ngo

Jenna Ngo (Sponsoo Agent) supporta Sponsoo nell'abbinamento dei partner di cooperazione con atleti ambiziosi. La mentalità imprenditoriale di Jennas l'ha costretta a lasciare il suo lavoro come responsabile marketing per marchi di prestigio per aiutare le startup e i liberi professionisti all'inizio della loro attività. Il suo interesse per l'antropologia si riflette anche in ciò che le piace dello sport: il forte senso di collaborazione. In passato, Jenna giocava a pallamano, ma ora è passata allo yoga.

Maurice Lange

Maurice Lange (Sponsoo Agent) is a massive sports enthusiast and regularly visits the stadiums and sports halls all over Europe. He shows the same passion for his daily work at Sponsoo.

In his free time, he has been singing in the New Boy's Choir Hamburg for 14 years and actively tries to shape local politics. 

Béla J. Anda

Béla J. Anda (Co-founder and Head of the Advisory Board) has founded Sponsoo together with Andreas and Christian - based on the vision to make sponsorships accessible for tens of thousands of amateur sports people. Before that, Béla studied law at the Bucerius Law School and in St. Gallen, and launched a startup for Rocket Internet in Bangladesh. 

Béla loves active sports. For example, he hiked to the basecamp of Mount Everest or finished the Dublin Marathon.