Meet the team
The team behind the foodpanda group
Co-Founder & CEO
Ralf Wenzel is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of foodpanda group. Before, he held the position as the Group Chief Operating Officer at Skrill Holdings that operates the online payment system Skrill/Moneybookers. Prior to that, Ralf was the Senior Vice-President of Sales & Business Development at Jamba/Jamster. Ralf holds a degree in Computer Science from Berlin University.
Co-Founder & CMO
Benjamin Bauer is the co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of foodpanda group. Previously, he was working for venture capital firms in San Francisco and Munich and incubated several companies for them. He leveraged his marketing knowledge at eDarling and several freelance stations in South America and Europe. Benjamin holds a Master of Science from WHU and a Bachelor of Science from Maastricht University in Business Administration.
Co-Founder & COO
Felix Plog is the Chief Operating Officer of foodpanda group. Before, he was Chief Executive Officer at wallstreet:online AG, a listed company that develops and operates websites for financial information. Prior to that, he was the MD at Axel Springer Financial Media, the financial branch of one of Germany's largest media groups and Project Manager at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. Felix holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the Technical University of Berlin.
Chief Financial Officer
Bastian Stöhr is the Chief Financial Officer of foodpanda group. He has over 13 years of experience in audit, consulting, principal investing and investment banking. Previously, Bastian was Senior Manager at EY, Director of investment banking in IKB Deutsche Industriebank and Director of Acquisitions & Financing at the PE firm, Lohnbach/Grove. Bastian holds degrees in Business and General Management from Lancaster University, UK, and WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany.
Head Of Marketing
Konstantin Sorger is the Head of Online Marketing Operations of foodpanda group. Before joining foodpanda he spent three years at Groupon overseeing the International Online Marketing. Prior to that, Konstantin founded and ran his own venture. Born and raised in Austria, Konstantin first studied Business Informatics at the Technical University of Vienna and holds a Master's in European Management from ESCP-EAP.
Chief Technology Officer
Mathias Nitzsche is the Chief Technology Officer of foodpanda group and is globally responsible for all platform and software related matters within the organization. Before, Mathias served as the Director of Software Engineering at Rocket Internet and as CTO of Jovago.com. Prior to that, Mathias gained five years of international IT and Management consulting experience at Maris Consulting GmbH. He holds a Master's degree in Information Systems from the Humboldt University in Berlin.
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Chief Product Officer
Sven Grajetzki is the Chief Product Officer of foodpanda group. Before, he held the position of Product Director at Flaregames, VP Product Development at Skrill Holdings that operates the online payment system Skrill/Moneybookers. Prior to that, Sven was the Vice-President of Product Management Music at Jamba/Jamster. He holds a Master's of Science in Business Management from WWU in Muenster.