diva-e Advisory Board

Christian Mangstl

Chairman of the Board

Christian is a digital growth expert working for 30 years as an entrepreneur and manager. He serves on the diva-e board and is an investor since the inception of diva-e in 2016. Christian started his career as a brand manager for Procter&Gamble and subsequently worked for McKinsey & Co. in Germany and the US specialising in growth and e-commerce projects. In 1998, he co-founded Scout24-group (now a listed company: A12DM8) and served as Managing Director of AutoScout24 and CEO of Scout24 Holding, where he led the group from its inception to a European market leader. After leading the group to profitability he managed a trade sale to Deutsche Telekom and left Scout24 in 2008. Since than, Christian has co-founded several companies and privately invests alongside venture capital/private equity firms in the digital industry. He currently acts as Chairman/Digital advisor on the boards of growth companies such as Verivox, Visable, KellerSports and first and foremost diva-e.

Joachim Oehler

Member of the board

In the last 15 years, Joachim Oehler has worked for the CEDC media group, Thyssen Telecom, Underberg, TBWA, Saatchi&Saatchi, Nedschroef, Endemol and Pixelpark AG, among others. Building on this experience, he has been specialising in the digital industry as an initiator for buy and build platforms since 2009. To date, Joachim Oehler has been significantly involved in all three groundbreaking buy and build platforms of the German digital industry on the initiator side: - United Digital Group GmbH (2011) - PIA - Performance Interactive Alliance GmbH (2013) - diva-e - Digital Value Excellence GmbH (2015)

Thomas Vollrath

Member of the board

With a sense for strong organic growth, turnarounds in web hosting and SAAS as well as an impressive track record in Europe and the United States, Internet entrepreneur Thomas Vollrath brings global experience and great thinking to www.diva-e.com. Thomas Vollrath has made a name for himself as the leader of the significant international growth of 1&1 IONOS, the second largest global hosting company, and Host Europe Group, the largest private hosting provider in Europe, which now falls under GoDaddy.