Company Management

Nils Oberschelp

Nils Oberschelp 112017
Nils Oberschelp
Chief Executive Officer Motor Presse Stuttgart GmbH & Co. KG; Chairman of the Board Motor Presse International Verlagsgesellschaft Holding mBh

Nils Oberschelp, born 1970 in Karlsruhe, Germany, studied Law at the University of Augsburg. After completing his second state legal exam in 1998, he began his career at the publisher Berliner Verlag. There, he gathered extensive experience in Sales and Marketing. He worked his way up to the position of Marketing and Sales Director, becoming responsible for all sales activities for the newspapers Berliner Zeitung and Berliner Kurier. Beginning early in 2005, he functioned as a senior managing member of the publisher Berliner Verlag.
In 2006, Nils Oberschelp joined the publisher Gruner + Jahr in Hamburg, Germany. He was appointed the Managing Director for the publishing group Norddeutsche Verlagsgesellschaft in 2007, along with GALA and GALA.de. Additionally, 2008 saw him taking leadership of the magazine IN in Berlin, Germany. Management of the publisher 11Freunde Verlag (11FREUNDE, 11FREUNDE.de) in Berlin followed in 2010 together with the publisher Grazia / Klambt Style Verlag with GRAZIA in 2011.
In 2013, he took over as Chairman of the Board at the press distributor DPV Deutsche Pressevertrieb, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gruner + Jahr.
As of July 1, 2017, Nils Oberschelp is Chairman of the Board of the Motor Presse Stuttgart, and is responsible for its business nationally and world-wide.

Andrea Rometsch

Andrea Rometsch 11/2017
Andrea Rometsch
Chief Financial Officer, Managing Director Motor Presse Stuttgart GmbH & Co. KG

Andrea Rometsch was born in Friedrichshafen, Germany in 1974. She studied economics at the University of Freiburg, after which, in 1998, she commenced her career at the accounting firm Arthur Andersen Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH in Stuttgart, Germany. While there, in 2002, she was appointed Tax Consultant, two years later Certified Public Accountant. A position as Senior Manager/Authorized Representative for Ernst & Young Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH followed in 2003.
On July 1, 2015, Andrea Rometsch stepped in as Chief Financial Officer for the Motor Presse Stuttgart. She is responsible for the areas of finance, accounting, taxes and auditing. Andrea Rometsch is also Managing Director of the Motor Presse Stuttgart GmbH & Co.

Tim Ramms

Tim Ramms 2018
Tim Ramms

Chief Digital Officer, Director of the Mobility Division, Managing Director Motor Presse Stuttgart GmbH & Co. KG

Tim Ramms was born in 1973. He studied Business from 1994 to 1999 at the University of Cologne. His first professional station brought him to the publisher Axel Springer Verlag as a trainee. Business Analyst for the Axel Springer Venture GmbH followed in 2000. In 2001 he transitioned to the online-magazine stern.de GmbH where he assumed leadership of Commercial Management and Business Development. In 2004, Ramms became Project Manager in the office of the Chief Representative of publishers Gruner + Jahr, where his area of responsibility was corporate investment management.

Ramms shifted to the Motor Presse Stuttgart in 2006, where he first worked as Technical Director for MOTOR KLASSIK, Oldtimer-Rallyes and online content. In 2008, he took over as Digital Director and was responsible for the digital strategy’s development for all online activities of the Motor Presse Stuttgart’s automobile sector.

Since October 1, 2016, Tim Ramms is the Director of the Automobile Division at the Motor Presse Stuttgart and is responsible for all media offerings, services and events for the brands AUTO MOTOR UND SPORT, AUTO STRASSENVERKEHR, MOTOR KLASSIK, and SPORT AUTO.

In May 2018, Ramms took over the position of Chief Digitial Officer (CDO).

Markus Eiberger

Markus Eiberger
Markus Eiberger

Director of the Marketing Division

Markus Eiberger was born in 1969 and has spent much of his career at the Motor Presse Stuttgart. After his studies, he worked at the Vogel Verlag Würzburg and at Readers Digest. In 1997 he joined the Motor Presse Stuttgart as a Media Consultant and Market Researcher. In 2007 he took over the then newly formed department “Research & Services”, that also included the area of market research. In this role, Eiberger represented the Motor Presse Stuttgart in many committees and project groups from the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Media-Analyse and the Verbands Deutscher Zeitschriftenverleger. As of April 2011, he took on the role of deputy leader of the advertising department and in August 2013 he additionally took over the entire advertising responsibilities for the automobile sector.

Since August 2017, he is the leader of the entire marketing department. He is responsible for the marketing of all print products, digital web inventory and all important brand events for the Motor Presse Stuttgart. Additionally, he continues to lead the automobile advertising area and is responsible for the core operational activities of the company.

Roland Kappler

Roland Kappler 2018
Roland Kappler

Leader of the Human Resources Division

Roland Kappler was born on July 21, 1965, in Ravensburg. After his apprenticeship to a Social Insurance caseworker, he started his career as a branch manager and auditor for the Barmer Ersatzkasse in Weingarten. Starting in 1991, he worked at the Schloßpark-Kliniken in Bad Waldsee. He was employed as the leader of the Human Resources Division for a total of six years and then immediately transferred to the Motor Presse Stuttgart where we worked as the deputy Leader of Human Resources and Leader of Training and Development. After twenty years at the Motor Presse Stuttgart, he took on the role of the Leader of the Humans Resources Divison in 2017.  

Britt Unnerstall

Britt Unnerstall
Britt Unnerstall

Director Sales and Marketing Division

After her studies in history and politics at the University of Rostock, Britt Unnerstall, born 1980 in Unna, trained as a publishing administrator at Gruner + Jahr (G + J) in Hamburg. This is where she also began her career as a marketing assistant in 2006. In 2012, she switched to DPV Deutsche Presse Vertrieb to work as a project manager and served the company in various management positions in the following years. Most recently, she worked here as the director of the PoS service.

Since 1 October 2017, she runs the newly created Sales and Marketing division at Motor Presse Stuttgart, where all sales and marketing activities of Motor Presse Stuttgart and Motor Presse Hearst are pooled centrally.

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