The Norderstedt-based self-publishing specialist BoD will once again be managed by a dual leadership team. In addition to Yogesh Torani, who has been part of the management team since 2008, Dr. Marko Kuck will join Books on Demand GmbH on July 1, 2022. In his new position as BoD managing director, he will succeed Dr. Gerd Robertz, who left the company at his own request in February after seven years.
According to information from BoD, his new tasks will include driving forward the progressive professionalization of the publications in growing sales successes via the book trade. At the same time, the service spectrum in self-publishing will also be expanded under Kuck’s leadership.
Dr. Marko Kuck has held various management positions at Gruner+Jahr and Ad Alliance since 2001, most recently as Chief Revenue Officer within Ad Alliance, where he was responsible for the media categories TV, digital, print and audio. In addition, he managed the international sales network G+J International Media Sales and, as Managing Director of G+J Electronic Media Sales GmbH, expanded the publisher’s digital advertising sales and subsequently oversaw its integration into the Ad Alliance. Before joining the publishing house Gruner+Jahr, the business graduate also worked as a presenter and editor at various radio stations.