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Nationality  German
Name  Michael Raum

Role  Entrepreneur
Spouse  Stefanie Raum
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Born  December 21, 1965 (age 50) (1965-12-21) Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Residence  Nuremberg-Erlenstegen, Bavaria, Germany
Occupation  CEO, Sellbytel Group GmbH
Children  3 (Philipp Raum, Capri Raum, Maximillian Distler)

Michael Raum (born December 21, 1965) is a German entrepreneur and founder of the Sellbytel Group GmbH.



Michael Raum founded the SELLBYTEL Group in 1988 and since then he has been responsible for the development of the leading European outsourcing specialist for sales, service, support, human resources, training and back office. Since the incorporation of BBDO Worldwide as a majority owner in 1994, Raum became a member of the management board of BBDO Germany.

In 1998 Raum started the internationalization of the company. He founded a French site and opened a service center in Lyons. In 2006 Raum sold SELLBYTEL to the German affiliated company of BBDO and increased his shares on BBDO Germany.

In March 2007 Michael Raum was assigned to the BBDO Worldwide Board with headquarters in New York City. Furthermore, he is represented in various economic boards. In his company he engages over 8,000 employees at more than 60 global locations. In 2009 he founded locations in Lisbon, Reading as well as in Toronto, Berlin and Singapore in 2010.


  • In 1999 Michael Raum was awarded with “Entrepreneur of the Year”.
  • References

    Michael Raum Wikipedia

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