May 19, 2014 (Mon): Rocket Internet, one of the world’s largest Internet company builders announced it will appoint Peter Kimpel as its new Chief Financial Officer, starting from June 16, 2014.
Oliver Samwer, Co-Founder of Rocket Internet: “Peter is a brilliant financial strategist. He was an initial investor in our very first company, Alando, and has a deep understanding of the tech scene and the opportunities ahead. Rocket is now entering a phase of accelerated growth. Peter will help us keep investing in the platform we have created for rapidly developing world class Internet companies in high growth markets. I am very happy that Peter will bring his vast experience and network to help grow Rocket Internet.”