Thomas Hermann Rabe is a German businessperson who has been at the head of 15 different companies. Presently, he is Chairman-Supervisory Board for Symrise AG, Chairman at RTL Group SA, Chairman-Management Board & CEO of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, Chairman at Relias Learning LLC, Non-Executive Chairman for Prinovis Ltd. & Co. KG, Chief Executive Officer for Bertelsmann Publishing Group, Inc. and Chairman and CEO at Bertelsmann Corporate Services India Pvt Ltd. (which are all subsidiaries of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA) and Chairman-Management Board & CEO at Bertelsmann Management SE. Thomas Hermann Rabe is also on the board of 5 other companies.
In the past Dr. Rabe was Chairman for Ricordi & C SpA, Chairman of Arist Education System LLC, Chairman-Supervisory Board for Bertelsmann, Inc., Chairman-Supervisory Board of Gruner + Jahr GmbH & Co. KG, Chairman-Supervisory Board of arvato AG, Chairman-Supervisory Board of Druck- & Verlagshaus Hüpke & Sohn Weserland-Verlag GmbH, Chairman-Supervisory Board at BMG Rights Management GmbH, Chief Financial Officer & Director at Clearstream International SA and Head-Acquisitions at Beteiligungsgesellschaft Neue Zeitung mbH & Co. KG.
Dr. Rabe received a doctorate from Universität zu Köln and a graduate degree and an undergraduate degree from RWTH Aachen University.