Matthias Reichwald was born in 1971 and is Chief Commercial Officer of the football club RasenBallsport Leipzig e. V., commonly known as RB Leipzig. In addition to his current activities in the field of sports, he has an economic background – Matthias holds a degree in economics from the University of Economics and Politics in Hamburg. Furthermore, he has worked for manufacturers of sports equipment and functional sportswear such as Puma and Odlo Sports and was Managing Director and General Manager at the Danish shoe manufacturer Ecco.
Matthias is married and has three children.
Q. DO YOU HAVE A ROLE MODEL OR LIFE MOTTO?
A. Gratitude as a lifestyle
Role model is Bono from U2
Q. WHAT EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE STANDS OUT IN YOUR MEMORY?
A. The final examination in statistics
Q. WHAT CAN YOU NOT LAUGH ABOUT?
Q. WHAT BEAUTIFUL THING HAVE YOU BOUGHT YOURSELF RECENTLY?
A. A bracelet from Bottega-Veneta
Q. WHAT BOOK WOULD YOU NEVER GIVE AWAY?
A. The New Testament (Bible)
Q. WHEN DO YOU FEEL MOST ALIVE?
A. On a mountain top, climbed on foot
Q. WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE IN?
A. That everything has a meaning.
Q. WHERE IS YOUR MOST PEACEFUL PLACE?
A. If not within myself, then there is no peaceful place at all.
Q. WHAT WAS YOUR LAST GOOD DEED?
A. I have admitted a mistake.
Q. WHAT HAVE YOU RECENTLY DREAMED ABOUT?
A. That RB Leipzig won the Champions League.
Q. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MUSIC?
A. Linkin Park and related music
Q. WHAT Is MORE DIFFICULT for you: STARTING OR STOpPING?
A. To stop