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Marcus Wolter


In addition to his role as CEO and Co-Partner of Banijay Group Germany, Marcus Wolter acts as the head of Brainpool TV GmbH.

Wolter joined from Endemol Shine Group where he was CEO Germany and Chairman Europe

having led the merger between Endemol and Shine in 2015. The Hamburg-born manager also previously founded joint ventures with fiction producers Wiedemann & Berg, Jörg Pilawa and Florida TV with moderator duo, Joko Winterscheidt and Klaas Heufer-Umlauf. Under his leadership, formats such as Kitchen Impossible, Duel around the World, Celebrity Big Brother, Big Bounce Battle, Germany’s Super Brain, Tatort Weimar, Tatort Dresden, Circus HalliGalli, 4 Blocks and Dark, Germany’s first Netflix series.