Markus Hupach is stepping down by his own choice from his position as one of the three general managers of Sport 2000 GmbH, the new company that oversees the operations of Sport 2000 in Germany, Switzerland and the Benelux countries on behalf of the ANWR Group. With his departure, the management consists of only Margit Gosau, who also runs Sports 2000 International, and Hans-Hermann Deters, who was previously focusing on the German market. Hupach joined Sport 2000 in October 2019 after working for nine years at Asics Europe.