Christian was born in 1974. He developed into a top ice hockey player, playing professionally for several top clubs in Germany and the USA. His career was cut short at the age of 20, due to injury.
Christian holds an university degree in economics and started a banking career for a Private Banking unit of a major German Bank. He was responsible for the sports clients of the Bank and soon thereafter, he joined the Dutch ABN AMRO Bank, where he established the Sports Desk for their German subsidiary, Delbrueck Bethmann Maffei (DeBeMa). He launched a full service program for professional athletes within the Sport Desk of the bank and during his time at ABN AMRO, he counted among others, many top professional football players from around the world as his clients. With more than 10 years experience,
Christian is well connected in the worldwide sports and football scene, having built up many close relationships with players, celebrities, clubs and sponsors. In 2008, he acquired a FIFA agent’s license, issued by the German Football Federation (DFB).
At ruhm·reich, Christian is responosble in all areas of the business: Player Agency services in all major markets, financial management, insurance services, concierge services and contract negotiations, as well as Marketing and Communications.
Spoken languages: German, English, French