Delivery Hero's CEO to fill key position at Zalando

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Niklas Östberg, CEO and co-founder of Delivery Hero, will soon become a member of the supervisory board of fashion platform Zalando.

 

"Useful insights and perspectives"

Östberg will take over from Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, who informed te company that he will not be running for re-election. Lindemann has been a member of the supervisory board since 2016.

 

"We look forward to working with Niklas Östberg," says Cristina Stenbeck, chair of the supervisory board of the fashion retailer. "Niklas is an experienced CEO, leading a global platform business that operates in several overlapping markets with Zalando’s own geographic footprint. Under Niklas’ leadership, Delivery Hero has continued to deliver growth as well as continued value creation through smart capital allocation, compelling localisation and talent acquisition strategies. We are confident that Niklas will bring beneficial insights and perspectives to the work of the Supervisory Board."