Managing Director, VfL Gummersbach Handball Club
Christoph is a German handball official and former player. He last played for VfL Gummersbach in the Handball Bundesliga, the top German division. After his active playing career, he took over the post of sports director at VfL Gummersbach in July 2017.
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