Niklas Östberg, born in 1980, began his professional career as a corporate consultant for Oliver Wyman, before co-founding Pizza.nu (later OnlinePizza.se). From mid-2009, he also assumed operational responsibility for the international launch of food ordering platforms in Austria, Poland and Finland. In 2011, he founded Delivery Hero with some collaborators from the Berlin start-up scene in order to roll out the business globally from Germany. Niklas holds a master’s degree of Industrial Engineering & Management from Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm & ETH Zurich.
Emmanuel Thomassin born in 1969, began his professional career in 1994, after graduating with a degree from French-German Institut Supérieur Franco-Allemand de Techniques, d’Économie et de Sciences (ISFATES) with the European Diploma. Emmanuel also holds a master's degree from the Franco-German Institute for Technology and Business (ISFATES) in Metz/France (Maîtrise de Sciences Economiques). Major companies he worked for as a CFO are Regiocast and MetaDesign before joining Team Europe, Delivery Hero's incubator.
Emmanuel Thomassin joined Delivery Hero in January 2014 as Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) and is responsible for all financial activities of the Group.
Pieter-Jan Vandepitte, born in 1977, joined Delivery Hero in August 2015 as Chief Operating Officer. Pieter-Jan is responsible for the International Markets, and he is the global lead for Sales, Customer Care and Business Intelligence. Prior to joining Delivery Hero, he worked as Chief Financial Officer for Peak Games, International VP for Groupon, and was co-founder of Citydeal, before it was acquired by Groupon. Before entering the start-up scene, he worked for McKinsey as a management consultant and Deloitte in M&A and Transaction Support.
Bongjin Kim joined Delivery Hero in March 2021 as a member of the Global Advisory Board and as the Chairman of the Board of Woowa DH Asia Pte. Ltd. Bongjin Kim has been appointed as the Chairman of Asia and is responsible for overseeing and supervising the group's operations in the APAC region. Before founding Baemin Service in Korea in 2010, Bongjin Kim worked as a designer at several IT companies including NAVER and NEOWIZ.
Bongjin Kim holds a bachelor's degree in interior design and a master's degree in typography.
Christian von Hardenberg joined Delivery Hero in June 2016 as the Chief Technology Officer (“CTO”). Christian is responsible for all information technology and engineering at Delivery Hero. Before joining, he spent 5 years as the CTO at Rocket Internet where he helped launch more than 30 internet companies and served as CTO of Lazada. Before Rocket, he was CTO and later Chief Executive Officer of Metaversum, a Berlin based startup that builds 3D virtual worlds based on real cities. Earlier, Christian spent time as a consultant at Boston Consulting Group and worked as a 3D game engine developer at ART+COM.
Christian holds a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Berlin.
Johannes Bruder joined Delivery Hero in October 2018 as Chief Product Officer (“CPO”) and is responsible for product management at Delivery Hero. Before joining, he spent 6 years at Rocket Internet as the group’s CPO and then COO, where he was globally responsible for company building operations and operational support for all companies in Rocket Internet’s portfolio, focusing on product management, growth and data science. Previously he worked for Google in Europe and built his own startup.
Johannes studied Economics in St. Andrews, London, Berkeley and Hamburg, supported by the German National Academic Foundation. Johannes holds a PhD with distinction in Economics awarded by the University of Hamburg.
Ana Mitrasevic joined Delivery Hero in November 2021 as the Senior Vice President, People. Ana is responsible for the group’s global people strategy and operations. Before joining, Ana spent 8 years at Expedia Group where she was focused on the global tech talent strategy and growth across 21 brands, 200 travel sites and 60+ locations, and led the people function at Vrbo, Expedia’s vacation rentals entity. During her time at Expedia, Ana spent 2.5 years in the Product Management team, focusing on global Product Operations and excellence. Prior to joining Expedia, she was a CPO at Thomas Cook Digital and OdigeO, European travel operators and marketplaces.
Ana holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management and IT from University of Hull, Post Graduate degree in Human Resources from University of Kingston, UK and has completed Harvard Business School Executive Education.
Dr. Martin Enderle, born on November 1, 1965, began his professional career in 1995 with McKinsey & Company, after graduating with a degree in mathematics and physics and receiving a doctorate degree from the University of Hanover in 1995.
In 1999, Dr. Martin Enderle became managing director of Speed Ventures GmbH. After further engagements with T-Online International AG as SVP International Business from 2001 to 2005, Deutsche Telekom AG as SVP of Digital Services between 2011 to 2013 and nine years as CEO of Scout24 Holding GmbH from 2005 to 2014, Dr. Martin Enderle founded the startup allmyhomes GmbH in 2016. There he worked as managing director from 2016 to 2020. Today, Dr. Martin Enderle is a managing director of digi.me GmbH and Chaconne GmbH, two non-operative holding companies.
From 2015 to 2017, Dr. Martin Enderle was also a member of the Supervisory Board of Rocket Internet SE and, from 2016 to 2018, a member of the Board of Trustees of CEWE Stiftung GmbH & Co. KGaA. Since 2014, Dr. Martin Enderle is a member of the board of trustees in the Egmont Foundation and from 2016 to July 2022 he was a member of the board of directors of allmyhomes GmbH. Further, from January 2021 to August 2022, Dr. Martin Enderle was a member of the board of directors of Crown Proptech Acquisitions and was the chair of the supervisory board of MeinAuto Group AG from April 2021 until December 2022.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Dr. Martin Enderle does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
(As of January 2023)
*none of the companies listed above are stock-listed
Patrick Kolek, born on January 24, 1971, graduated from Santa Clara University in California (USA) in 1993 and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in commerce.
Patrick Kolek started his career within the corporate finance and audit divisions at Ernst & Young in 1993, where he was employed as certified public accountant until 1999. From 1999 to 2004 Patrick Kolek worked at Novellus Systems, most recently as corporate controller, before he maintained various positions within eBay, Inc. from 2004 to 2014, most recently as vice president and chief financial officer at eBay International between 2013 and 2014. Since 2014, Patrick Kolek holds a position as group chief operating officer at Naspers Limited.
Patrick Kolek was a member of the board of directors of MakeMyTrip Ltd. from 2017 to 2019. Since 2021, Patrick Kolek has been a member of the board of directors of Boats Group LLC and the chair of the board of directors of Skillsoft Corp.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Patrick Kolek does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
(As of December 2022)
Jeanette L. Gorgas, born on June 21, 1968, graduated with high honors from the London School of Economics with a Master of Science degree (M.Sc.) in Management. She also earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Rutger’s College School of Business and attended Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management and Women on Boards programs.
Jeanette L. Gorgas started her career as operations manager at Chubb Corporation in 1990, before she joined SBC Warburg in 1996 as a human resources manager and then Coutts (USA) Inc. as vice president and human resources advisor in 1997. Jeanette L. Gorgas also maintained various positions at Deutsche Bank from 1998 to 2010, most recently as managing director for global banking and markets.
Following her position as senior vice president and head of leadership development at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch in 2010, Jeanette L. Gorgas also served as senior associate dean for Yale University, leading all facets of the MBA program at Yale School of Management from 2011 to 2013.
From 2013 to 2015, Jeanette L. Gorgas held a position as senior director for strategic leadership at Weil, Gotshal & Manges, before joining Grant Thornton as chief strategy officer in 2015. There she was leading strategic planning, mergers & acquisition, knowledge management technology and corporate social responsibility. From 2019 to 2020, Jeanette L. Gorgas was chief human capital officer at Valor Equity Partners focusing on human capital solutions in portfolio operations and the human resources strategy within the fund. She now works as an independent consultant at JLG Advisors LLC.
Since 2020, Jeanette L. Gorgas has been a member of the board of directors of Youth INC and, since 2021, a member of the board of directors of Sunlight Financial Holdings Inc. Further, in February 2022, Jeanette L. Gorgas joined the advisory board of Encore Leadership LLC and in December 2022 she joined the advisory board of Toposware Inc.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Jeanette L. Gorgas does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
Gabriella Ardbo, born on November 7, 1992, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree (B.Sc.) in business and economics from the University of Uppsala, Sweden in 2017. Since December 2021, she is participating in the SSE Executive MBA program at the Stockholm School of Economics in Stockholm, Sweden.
Gabriella Ardbo started her professional career in 2017 at foodora AB in Stockholm. After various positions as junior business development manager and head of account management and partner care as well as account success director, she now works as sales and account management director where she has responsibilities over the company’s account management strategy, commercial business initiatives and revenue optimization, focusing on managing and acquiring new partners, retention and affordability strategies.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Gabriella Ardbo does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
Nils Engvall, born on May 13, 1985 graduated with a degree in journalism, radio production and sound engineering from the Luleå University of Technology in 2006. He then completed the Kaospilot 3-year course at the Kaospilots International Business School in Aarhus, Denmark from 2009 to 2012, focusing on process management, project management, leadership skills and organizational development.
After graduation, Nils Engvall started his professional career as workshop facilitator in Denmark and Hong Kong and worked as a media producer and radio journalist.
Nils Engvall joined foodora AB in Sweden in 2016. After various positions as fleet and operations manager at foodora AB in Uppsala, Nils Engvall works now as team manager key account management at foodora AB in Stockholm. He is responsible for the development of the business and relations with a portfolio of business partners.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Nils Engvall does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
Dimitrios Tsaousis, born on July 23, 1972 in Athens, Greece, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree (B.Sc.) in business studies from Swansea University, Wales, UK in 1995. After his studies, Dimitrios Tsaousis joined the Greek Navy as Petty Officer fulfilling his military duties.
Dimitrios Tsaousis started his career holding positions in sales and business development in various sectors and later joined G.A Pervanas Securities & Investment Services Co. S.A. as stockbroker. During his time at G.A. Pervanas Securities & Investment Services Co. S.A., he obtained the qualification of a Certified European Financial Analyst from the Hellenic Capital Markets Commission (HCMC) and was appointed as judicial expert for financial matters at the Athens Court of First Instance.
In 2015, Dimitrios Tsaousis joined the Delivery Hero group as sales account executive of Online Delivery S.A. (Greece) overseeing the establishment of the non-commission revenue business of the company. Since early 2021, he acts as fleet operations supervisor for Delivery Hero’s Greek subsidiary Go Delivery S.A.
From 2019 to October 2022, Dimitrios Tsaousis was chair of the SE Works Council of Delivery Hero SE.
In the opinion of the Supervisory Board, Dimitrios Tsaousis does not have any personal or business relationships with Delivery Hero SE, its group companies, the Company's executive bodies or a shareholder with a material interest in the Company that must be disclosed in accordance with Recommendation C. 13 GCGC.
*none of the companies listed above are stock-listed.