Oliver Samwer

Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Rocket Internet SE

Oliver Samwer is the Chief Executive Officer of Rocket Internet SE. Before founding Rocket in 2007, Oliver, together with his brothers, founded several other successful companies, including Alando.de. After the sale of Alando to eBay Inc., he worked as Managing Director of eBay and was responsible for Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Oliver holds a degree in business administration from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, one of Germany’s top business schools. In 2004, Oliver was selected as one of the Young Global Leaders by the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.