Scout24 expands executive team
Berlin, March 1, 2017 – Scout24 AG ("Scout24" or "the Group"), the leading operator of digital real estate and automotive marketplaces in Germany and other selected European countries, is strengthening its executive team. From March 1, 2017, Dr. Thomas Schroeter will be responsible for the Marketing & Product Division at ImmobilienScout24 as Senior Vice President, reporting directly to Greg Ellis, CEO of the Scout24 Group.
The 38-year-old Business Administration graduate has many years' experience of the digital economy, in both large corporations and start-ups. Most recently, Schroeter was Chief Operating Officer Germany of the world's largest online marketplace, eBay, as well as Managing Director of ViA-Online GmbH. He was Co-Founder and Managing Director of the language portal, bab.la, which was successfully sold Oxford University Press in 2015. During his career, he has also worked at Clariden Leu AG in Switzerland and Boston Consulting Group in Munich.
"I am very pleased to have Thomas Schroeter on board. As an internationally experienced manager with expertise in the digital economy he will continue driving forward the development and marketing of innovative products at ImmobilienScout24," said Greg Ellis, CEO of Scout24.
Scout24 operates leading digital marketplaces in Germany and other selected European countries. ImmobilienScout24 and AutoScout24 are the main operations under the Scout24 brand. ImmobilienScout24 is the leading digital real estate classifieds platform in Germany, based on consumer traffic and time spent as well as customer numbers and listings. AutoScout24 is a leading automotive digital classifieds platform in Europe, in terms of unique monthly visitors and listings. With our digital marketplaces we are inspiring people’s best decisions. Our purpose is to connect people with cars and homes.
More than 1,000 employees in Germany and across Europe work on offering value to our consumers and customers. Scout24 AG is a listed company included in the SDAX Index of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (ISIN: DE000A12DM80, Ticker: G24). For more information please visit www.scout24.com.
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