General Manager

Martin Hoffmann

Martin Hoffmann
(Photo: Sebastian Hänel)

“This orchestra is not just music: it also represents an attitude, a philosophy, a singular way of viewing life.”

Martin Hoffmann

His background

  • Born in Nussloch, near Heidelberg
  • Studies of law at the Universities of Saarbrücken, Lausanne and Hamburg, completing his studies with the bar examination in 1991
  • Research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law and lawyer in Hamburg
  • From 1994 to 1996 Director of the Sat. 1 Business Affairs
  • From 1997 to 1999 Managing Director of Sat. 1 Boulevard TV GmbH
  • From 1999 to 2003 Managing Director of Sat. 1 Satellite Television GmbH
  • From 2004 to 2010 Chief Executive Officer of the television production company MME MOVIEMENT AG
  • Since season 2010/2011 General Manager of the Berliner Philharmoniker Foundation