Christian Garrels

Head of Brand, Marketing & Communication


Christian Garrels leads the “Brand, Marketing & Communication” department at Europe’s largest mobility club. In this function, he has overall responsibility for the external appearance of ADAC e.V.. From 2008 to 2012, Garrels was employed in the communications division of Axel Springer SE, most recently as Head of External Communications and Deputy Company Spokesman. His professional career began in 2001 at ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, where he worked until 2008. Garrels studied political science, German and public law in Heidelberg. In addition to his commitment as a mentor at Quadriga University Berlin, he is a supporting member of FC St. Pauli.