DLD Focus Nightcap
18/01/2017

Burda gathers top-class guests in Davos

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Once a year, DLD and Focus invite influential people to Davos for the social highlight of the World Economic Forum (WEF) and a glamorous conclusion to the DLD conference in Munich: The DLD Focus Nightcap.

International business leaders, politicians, investors, artists and media makers headed to the Belvédère Hotel on Tuesday evening to be greeted by Burda board members Paul-Bernhard Kallen and Philipp Welte, DLD managing directors Steffi Czerny and Dominik Wichmann, and Focus editor-in-chief Robert Schneider.

Prominent guests included EU Commissioner Guenther Oettinger, Philipp Roesler (former German Minister of Economics and WEF board member), Nadja Swarovski, music producer will.i.am, Nikolaus von Bomhard (CEO of Munich Re), US doctor David Agus, Indian entrepreneur Lakshmi Mittal, Paul Achleitner (chairman of the Deutsche Bank supervisory board), Mathias Doepfner (CEO of Axel Springer) and “Bild” publisher Kai Diekmann.

Around 600 guests enjoyed Bavarian brass music from “Tegernseer Tanzlmusi” (a band from Kreuth), finger food and cocktails from London’s “LiquidChefs”.

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Robert Schneider (Focus), Hermann Groehe (Federal Minister of Health), Guenther Oettinger (European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Goran Nitschke for Hubert Burda Media

 

Joachim Faber (Deutsche Boerse AG), Charlotte von Bomhard, Paul-Bernhard Kallen (Hubert Burda Media, CEO), Nikolaus von Bomhard (Munich Re, Chairman of the Board of Management), Barbara Kallen © Sabine Brauer Photos / Goran Nitschke for Hubert Burda Media

Kai Diekmann (Axel Springer SE, Publisher BILD), Friederike Beyer, Guenther Oettinger (European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources), Karl Braun (management board KPMG) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

 

Philipp Welte (managing board Hubert Burda Media), Friederike Beyer, Guenther Oettinger (European Commissioner for Budget & Human Resources), Steffi Czerny (DLD founder and managing director) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Philipp Roesler (WEF board member) together with Vivian and Carsten Spohr (Lufthansa AG, CEO) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Philipp Schindler (Google, Vice President, Global Sales & Operations) and Kai Diekmann (Axel Springer SE, Publisher BILD) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Goran Nitschke for Hubert Burda Media

Marcus Schenck (Deutsche Bank AG, Member of the Management Board and Chief Financial Officer), Christian Sewing (Deutsche Bank AG, Member of the Board), Andreas Rittstieg (managing board Hubert Burda Media), Oliver Samwer (Rocket Internet SE, Founder & CEO) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Paul-Bernhard Kallen (Hubert Burda Media, CEO), Christoph Franz (Roche Holding AG, Verwaltungsratspräsident), Petra Gemkow © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Steffi Czerny (DLD founder and managing director) together with Stefan Oschmann (Merck KGaA, Vice Chairman of the Executive Board Board, Deputy CEO) and his wife Shahpar Oschmann © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Philipp Welte (Vorstand Hubert Burda Media) and Hermann Groehe (Federal Minister of Health) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Andreas Renschler (Daimler, Member of the Board of Management) together with Nicola and Holger Eckstein (managing board Hubert Burda Media) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Alan Marcus (World Economic Forum, Sr. Director), Yossi Vardi (DLD Media), Peter Lyons (World Economic Forum, Community Lead) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Dominik Wichmann (DLD managing director), Paul-Bernhard Kallen (Hubert Burda Media, CEO), Philipp Freise (KKR & Co Ltd., Partner) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media 

Paul Achleitner (Deutsche Bank, Chairman of the Supervisory Board) together with Charlotte und Nikolaus Bomhard (Munich Re, Chairman of the Board of Management) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Oliver Samwer (Rocket Internet SE, Founder & CEO) and his wife Susanne Samwer (GCI Management Consulting GmbH, Director) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Kathrin Menges (board management Henkel) and Miriam Meckel (WirtschaftsWoche) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Philipp Wolff (Hubert Burda Media, Director Corporate Communications), Nadja Swarovski (Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board, Head of Corporate Branding and Communication), Philipp Welte (managing board Hubert Burda Media) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Andrew McAfee (MIT, Principal Research Scientist, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy), Demis Hassabis (Founder & CEO DeepMind), Steffi Czerny (DLD founder and managing director) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Aditya Mittal (Arcelormittal, Chief Financial Officer), Lakshmi N. Mittal (Arcelormittal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Sabine Brauer for Hubert Burda Media

Steffi Czerny (DLD founder and managing director) and producer William Adams (will.i.am) © Sabine Brauer Photos / Goran Nitschke for Hubert Burda Media

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