Philippe Blatter, President & CEO of Infront Sports & Media AG since 2005, has transformed Infront through both organic expansion and strategic acquisition to become one of the leading international sports marketing companies in the world.
In 2015, Infront was acquired by Dalian Wanda Group, followed by the foundation of Wanda Sports Group shortly later. In addition to Infront, Philippe leads Wanda Sports Group as President & Vice Chairman, with the group well set to capture opportunities in the global sports industry and contribute to the prosperous international sports landscape – both in spectator and participant sports.
Prior to Infront, Philippe spent 10 years at global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company as Partner and then Principal. He has worked extensively in various sports-related organisations and served as board member of the Right To Play Foundation Switzerland for almost nine years.
Philippe Blatter holds a Master of Science degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH) and an MBA degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, USA.