Gerhard Louw

Gerhard Louw

Gerhard Louw has been with Deutsche Telekom at the headquarters in Bonn, Germany for more than 6 years. As Senior Manager, International Media Management, he is responsible for steering and coordinating the international media function for the Deutsche Telekom Group across the 14 national telecommunication companies in Europe.

His professional background spans 18 years and includes many aspects of Marketing Management on local and global levels, ranging from the advertising industry and broad-based consumer goods, to business-to-business high value IT services and consumer telecommunication services and products. He has two business degrees and a post graduate diploma.

A South African native, Gerhard has worked across 4 countries and 2 continents, speaks 4 languages and truly enjoys working closely with people from different countries and cultures in cross-functional and virtual teams. He is a registered Life Coach and workshop facilitator.

Some of his recent broader industry involvement include:

  • Deutsche Telekom representative on the Digital Forum of the Word Federation of Advertisers (WFA), including acting Chairman 2011-2012.
  • Keynote addresses at:
o    Global Festival of Media in Montreux, Switzerland, 2011
o    EGTA AGM (trade association of television and radio sales houses) in Munich, Germany, 2011
o    Inaugural ANA Media Leadership Conference in Miami, USA, 2013
  • Member of the shortlist & final jury of the Global Festival of Media Awards, Montreux, Switzerland, 2012.


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