Management Board

 

 

Tobias Hartmann (Chief Executive Officer)

Tobias Hartmann has been Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Scout24 Group since 19 November 2018. He is responsible for managing the entire operational business.

Tobias Hartmann has more than two decades of international management experience in launching, developing and growing consumer product and platform solutions businesses. He has worked for both privately held and publicly listed companies in Europe and the USA. Currently, he is a member of the executive management board and president US at HelloFresh SE, the world's leading meal kit company. During his tenure, the company became market leader in the USA in 2018. Previously, Tobias Hartmann was president of US-based Radial Inc., a multi-national provider of Omni-Channel eCommerce solutions formerly part of eBay Inc. Born in Augsburg, he was also a member of the executive management team at Loyalty Partner GmbH to launch "Payback", one of the world’s leading loyalty platforms.

 

Christian Gisy (Chief Financial Officer)

Christian Gisy took on his position as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Scout24 Group in September 2014. He is responsible for the areas of Finance, Accounting, Tax, Controlling, Legal/Compliance, Risk Management, Purchasing & Facilities and Corporate IT.

Gisy has a broad strategic, financial and public company experience. Prior to joining Scout24, Gisy spent eight years working for CinemaxX AG. He was CFO and then managed the company from 2008 onwards as Chairman of the Board. Together with his team he successfully turned around and restructured the business becoming Germany’s most profitable cinema exhibition circuit. From his appointment as CEO until the sale to a combination of private equity and strategic investors the share price went from 0.30 Euro to 6.45 Euro before the company was delisted.

In earlier positions, Gisy worked as an auditor and subsequent as Director of Equity Capital Markets at WestLB Panmure and was also active as a Director of Finance for VIVA Media AG and WaveLight AG. 

Christian Gisy is a member of the supervisory board of Business Heads AG, a management consultancy based in Düsseldorf.

 

Dr. Thomas Schroeter (Chief Product Officer)

Dr. Thomas Schroeter has been Chief Product Officer of the Scout24 Group since December 2018 and is thus responsible for the entire product development and marketing. He joined ImmobilienScout24 in March 2017 as a proven digital expert and has headed the company since February 2018 in dual leadership with Ralf Weitz. The business graduate has many years of experience in the digital economy, both in the corporate and start-up environment. Previously, Thomas Schroeter was Chief Operating Officer Germany for eBay, the world's largest online marketplace, and Managing Director of ViA-Online GmbH. He was also co-founder and managing director of the voice portal bab.la, which was successfully sold to Oxford University Press in 2015. Further stations in his career were the Swiss bank Clariden Leu AG and the Boston Consulting Group in Munich.

 

Ralf Weitz (Chief Commercial Officer)

Ralf Weitz has been Chief Commercial Officer of the Scout24 Group since December 2018 and is responsible for all sales activities of the Scout24 marketplaces. He has held various management positions at Scout24 for over ten years. Since February 2018, he has led the business of ImmobilienScout24 in dual leadership with Dr. Thomas Schroeter. The economist had a decisive influence on the development of the Scout24 Consumer Services division, which under his leadership has developed into an important growth engine for the Group. After studying economics in Berlin, Ralf Weitz worked, among other things, in international consulting.