Head of Open Innovation Products / Play - SKY
Pascal Schäfer (Head of Open Innovation Products at Sky Deutschland) is responsible for the successful development of prototypes and products within Play – the new open innovation hub by Sky. In 2013 he started working for the Munich based entertainment company and was the main driver in setting up and launching Play with the goal to open Sky’s innovation process not only for employees of all departments but also for externals who are interested in cooperating with Sky.
He started his career as program manager at maxdome, the video on demand provider owned by the ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG. Pascal Schäfer studied at the Media University in Stuttgart, as well as at the Griffith Business School in Brisbane, Australia.
Managing Innovation Within and Outside Your Company