Thomas Ebeling

Senior Advisor

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    Senior Advisor


Thomas Ebeling has been an Advisor to EQT since 2018.

In 1987, Thomas started his career at Reemtsma and moved to Pepsi-Cola, Germany in 1991, where he held various positions in marketing and sales. In 1997, he became General Manager at Novartis Nutrition Germany and Austria. In 1998, he took over the global CEO role of the Nutrition Division and became a Member of the Executive Committee of Novartis. From 2000 until 2007, he was CEO of Novartis Pharmaceuticals and from 2007 to 2008 CEO of Novartis Consumer Heath. From 2009 to 2018, he was CEO of ProSiebenSat.1 Media. Since 2017, Thomas has been acting as a professional Non-Exec Board Member advising multiple businesses and owners. Thomas studied Psychology at the University of Hamburg.

EQT Board Memberships

Current: Chairperson of Galderma, Board member of SHL

Former: Chairperson of Apleona and WS Audiology, Board member of WS Audiology