Holger has held positions in internet & mobile services since 1998. Holger works at Postmates as SVP Business.
Prior to Postmates, he was at Foursquare as Vice President, Head of Business Development managing mobile distribution and strategic partnerships, setting foursquare's mobile strategy from a business perspective as well as managing foursquare's international expansion. He is also overseeing Media partnerships and M&A.
Prior to foursquare, Holger worked at Yahoo Mobile as a Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships, responsible for all of Yahoo's strategic partnerships with global OEMs (handset manufacturer).Holger joined Yahoo! in 2005 after heading Portal & Partner Management at T-Mobile International in Europe. In this role, Holger lead Business Development and Partnerships with German and European Business Partners for T-Mobile's t-zones carrier portal including Publishers, Games, Entertainment, and Search companies.
Prior to T-Mobile, Holger ran Business Development activities as Managing Director, Germany for Red Message, an early European SMS service provider, out of London and Munich. Holger holds a German Diplom in Business and Japanese from Hochschule Bremen and an MBA from Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
Holger is an expert in understanding mobile data and digital media business opportunities. His expertise in multi-million dollar deal-making and handling complex partner relationships makes him a well-rounded business development and product marketing executive. Furthermore, Holger has an in-depth understanding and vast global network in the internet & wireless industry.
Jun 21, 2014 - Current (over 2 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (2)Update
|Apr 15, 2016||Digiday - Food delivery app Postmates looks to retail as the next on-demand frontier|
|Feb 11, 2016||New York Times (NYT) - Delivery Start-Ups Face Road Bumps in Quest to Capture Untapped Market|
|Dec 2, 2015||GeekWire - Your coffee is here: Starbucks and Postmates launch delivery in Seattle, and this is what it’s like|
|Feb 2, 2015||The Verge - Foursquare's original chief technical officer is the latest to leave the company|
|Dec 9, 2014||TechCrunch - Postmates Is Launching An API To Let Third-Party Sellers Offer Local Delivery|
|Dec 9, 2014||Venture Beat - Postmates' plans go way beyond bike messengers: Web orders, inventory management ... and major partners|
|May 29, 2014||Techworld - Top executives fly the coop at Twitter, Foursquare|
|May 29, 2014||Re/code - Foursquare's COO, Biz Dev Head Are Leaving|