Klaus-Peter Stegen is an all-rounder with more than 30 years publishing experience in every sector of the industry and a competent advisor for every kind of process and service. He is Director of the Publishers’ Forum (together with Rüdiger Wischenbart) and was Chief Operating Officer D-A-CH of Klopotek AG in 2015-16. Since the beginning of January 2017, he has been a partner and senior adviser of Newbooks Solutions in Cologne, as well as a business partner of Narses consulting company in Bad Vilbel.

The experienced publishing expert was previously employed as a management and HR consultant by TGMC Management Consulting GmbH in Hamburg. He also assisted the Bibliographical Institute – part of the Franz Cornelsen Education Group – as a consultant and interim Sales and Marketing Manager during their reorientation and move from Mannheim to Berlin. Stegen’s career includes management roles at Otto Schmidt, VVA/Bertelsmann, Haufe, Medien Union, and Oetinger as well as companies in the paper industry. He is a member of the Board of Advisors for Bosch-Druck GmbH in Landshut and a lecturer at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich.