Since September 2015, Markus Rech is the CEO of SportScheck. He is responsible for corporate strategy and development as well as buying, merchandise management and retail. Previously he was managing director at Engelhorn Sports.


SportScheck is one of Germany's leading sports retailers. The assortment is available on the web, in the mobile shop, via shopping app and stationary in 18 branches. The headquarters of the company was founded in 1946 by Otto Scheck and has belonged to the Otto Group since 1991, it is located in Unterhaching, near Munich. SportScheck currently employs around 1,300 employees, and its mission is to bring people together who want to live an active, sporty lifestyle and to establish SportScheck as an ecosystem for sports.