Speakers

Oliver Rippel

Oliver Rippel

CEO B2C, Naspers

Speaker

Oliver is the CEO of B2C which includes all e-tail, marketplace, and travel operations globally. He joined Naspers in January 2009 as head of business development in South-east Asia before managing e-commerce in Africa and Middle East shortly after. From 2011 to 2014 he oversaw e-commerce in South-east Asia, India and Africa. For the past year he was managing online services segments including e-tail outside of Europe, travel, real estate, and mobile services. Before working for Naspers, Oliver spent nine years at eBay – first in his home country Germany and then as part of the Asia-Pacific region in China, Korea, and South-east Asia. There, he mostly focused on strategy, business development, as well as category management and marketing operations. Oliver studied economics in Berlin, Germany.