Meet the RED Team

Philipp Fischer-Gissot


Career history

Philipp is one of our longest-standing RED Global employees and has been an integral part of our team for over a decade. Before joining RED Global, Philipp had quite an interesting background, having worked as a producer with the film production company Prin Pictures. 

He then moved into a Senior Consultant role within Progressive GmbH. Here, he played a crucial role in developing innovative talent acquisition strategies. They quickly recognised Phillip’s skills as he moved up to a Team Leader role within the same company where he stayed for 4 years before joining RED. 

In 2010, Philipp became a RED Managing Director where he leads the Contract DACH team. 

Fun facts

  • In his spare time, Philipp likes cooking up a storm for his family

  • Philipp is a busy parent looking after his adorable newborn as well as two other children

  • An avid outdoor enthusiast, Philipp enjoys hiking up beautiful mountains, is a fantastic skier and almost became a professional golfer when he was younger. 


  • Awarded a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and Media Studies from California State University

What Philipp loves about RED

“What really inspires me at RED Global are the people and the spirit. We have developed a team of people with strong work ethics and great positive attitudes. We all have a good time together.”

Author details
Philipp Fischer-Gissot

Managing Director, Contract Germany