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Managing Director at Jung von Matt / NEXT ALSTER

Michael Behrens

Michael Behrens, 48 years old, is managing director of Jung von Matt/NEXT ALSTER GmbH. He is responsible for strategy, consulting and project management. He has been working on the possibilities of a modern digital marketing already since the late 90s.
After his work accompanying graduate studies of business administration at Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW) as well as stations at the agencies HMK-Hamburg and BBDO/Economia he worked in various positions and companies at the Jung von Matt Group since 1998, as managing director since 2009. Today he works primarily for brands in the automotive sector.

Jung von Matt is – in terms of awards for both creativity and efficiency – the most successful advertising agency group in German-speaking countries. The agency offers its clients creative and efficient marketing communication across all channels and disciplines. Jung von Matt was founded in Hamburg in 1991 and today, 26 years later, acts as a non-listed corporation with agencies in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Poland, the Czech Republic and China. There are many big names amongst their list of customers such as adidas, BMW, Condor, German Post, EDEKA, MINI, Nikon, NIVEA, OBI, Sixt, Tchibo, Thomas Cook Airlines and Vodafone.