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Malte Krüger to become Senior Advisor to AutoScout24

Grunwald, February 22, 2023. Malte Krüger was appointed Senior Advisor to the AutoScout24 Group and its brands AutoScout24, LeasingMarkt, AUTOproff and smyle effective today.

In his role he will be advising the management team with CEO Edgar Berger on strategic and operational matters. Between 2000 and 2005 Krüger already worked for AutoScout24, heading product and business development. Between 2012 and 2021 he was the CEO of

Edgar Berger: “With his expertise on digital marketplaces Malte Krüger will be providing both AutoScout24 and our investor Hellman&Friedman with valuable support in developing our business. I am looking forward to a productive collaboration with Malte.”

Malte Krüger: “AutoScout24 has made some excellent strategic decisions with regard to new products and acquisitions in the recent years. I am looking forward to supporting the company as an advisor going forward, having already worked for this strong brand in the beginning of my career. I am particularly thrilled by the international and European nature of the company and brand which makes AutoScout24 and its strong market presence in e.g. Italy and Benelux unique.”

About AutoScout24
AutoScout24 is the largest pan-European online car market with over 30 million users per month, more than 43,000 dealer partners, and around 600 employees. AutoScout24’s footprint includes the European core markets of Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Italy, France, and Austria. AutoScout24 has been offering private users, car dealers, and other cooperation partners from the automotive, financial, and insurance services sectors a comprehensive digital platform for car trading online since 1998. On the platform people can buy, subscribe, lease and sell used and new cars, motorcycles, caravans, and commercial vehicles. In 2020, leasing specialist joined the AutoScout24 Group. Together the two marketplaces form the largest online leasing offer in Germany.

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