Stefan Krauss, Vice President Winter Sports & Managing Director Infront Austria

With over two decades of experience in winter sports as an athlete, coach, event organiser, sports director and marketing expert, Stefan Krauss (GMB) directs Infront's Winter Sports unit, while also sharing leadership of the Austrian subsidiary with Michael Witta.

Stefan is responsible for the relationships to all winter sports bodies, in relation to media/marketing rights and various service partnerships, as well as to the generation of new business opportunities. Prior to joining Infront in 2012, he worked with the German Ski Federation (DSV) in the role of Managing Director of DSV Marketing GmbH and as General Secretary and Sports Director for the Bobsleigh and Luge Federation of Germany (BSD). Since 2002, he has been a member of the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) Executive Committee and, from 2006, has held the position of IBSF Vice President of Marketing. Stefan is a certified coach from the Coaching Academy in Cologne.