Tag: Rocket Internet

Peter Kimpel, CFO, Rocket Internet
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Peter Kimpel, CFO, Rocket Internet

Peter Kimpel was born in Freiburg, Germany, in 1968. He holds a degree in business administration from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Upon graduation, Peter began his career with Goldman Sachs as an Analyst at Goldman Sachs International London. Between 1992 and 2014, he held various other positions […]

Alexander Kudlich, Managing Director, Rocket Internet
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Alexander Kudlich, Managing Director, Rocket Internet

Alexander Kudlich was born in Bonn, Germany in 1980. He studied business administration with a specialization in finance and accounting at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland from 1999 to 2004 and graduated as Lic.oec.(HSG). In 2005, Alexander received a Master of Arts degree in philosophy from the University […]

Oliver Samwer, CEO, Rocket Internet
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Oliver Samwer, CEO, Rocket Internet

Oliver Samwer was born in Cologne, Germany, in 1972. He holds a degree in business administration from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Upon graduation, Oliver and his two brothers founded Alando.de in 1999. After the sale of Alando.de to eBay Inc., he was Managing Director of eBay, responsible […]

Heavy-Laden Naspers is Expected to Outperform
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Heavy-Laden Naspers is Expected to Outperform

Will Africa’s largest digital media company, Naspers Limited outperform the stressed African tech, media and Internet business market? You will get answers to this thorny question by tomorrow. Naspers will be releasing its financials for the third quarter of the year by tomorrow. All hands are deck to see what […]

Is Jumia Local Really Worth It?
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Is Jumia Local Really Worth It?

Jumia, the Rocket Internet eCommerce group has announced ‘Jumia Local’, a new offering where merchants sell exclusively Nigerian made product. Jumia is going ‘local’ and this time around, the company really means it big. On the surface, some would perceive this is a move to safe the company from making […]

Key Take Outs From Rocket Internet’s H1 Result
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Key Take Outs From Rocket Internet’s H1 Result

Last Thursday, Rocket Internet SE, parent company of Jumia and other eCommerce verticals released its H1 result for all its key select portfolio. While the company reported a net loss of EUR617 million, Jumia (formerly AIG) reported a net loss of EUR35.4 million. PageOne Markets Desk joined the analysts conference […]