Franz Roeppischer Creative and Innovation Director, Serviceplan Group

Franz Roeppischer was born in Germany in 1986. After graduating in Communication Design, he started his advertising career at Serviceplan Munich in 2009.

Together with his creative partner Lorenz Langgartner, he captured a goal in the first ever live football TVC for Sky. Together with Gibson Guitars and the metal band In Flames, they used Shazam to judge the skills of guitar players. Recently, the team helped to bring to life DOT, the first Braille Smartwatch to change the lives of millions of blind and visually impaired people.

With more than 500 awards, including 24 Cannes Lions and 15 D&Ad Pencils (incl. a Black Pencil), Franz contributed to making Serviceplan Direct Agency of the Year in Cannes in 2012 and most creative agency in Germany in 2012, 2013 and 2016.

Today, he acts as Creative Innovation Director of the Serviceplan Group across 20 countries.




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