Marc Schröder studied industrial engineering & management and business administration. From 1995 onwards he worked as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. Following career stages were departmental head of Strategic Corporate Development at RTL Television (from 1999), Director New Business at RTL NEWMEDIA (from 2000), and Managing Director of RTL NET (from 2001). Marc Schröder joined T-Online International AG as division manager in 2002; he then became Segment Director Communication Services, Products & Innovation Division at Deutsche Telekom AG. In August 2008, Marc Schröder returned to the RTL family. In his capacity as Managing Director of RTL interactive GmbH he is responsible for the diversification business. Further to that he is a member of the executive board and as such responsible for the strategic corporate development of the RTL Deutschland media group.