About Me

<br>Oliver von Wersch<br>

Oliver von Wersch

I have been a major leader in digital transformation for some of the top media companies in Germany and Europe.

I have been working in senior management positions for more than 10 years, and aggregates more than 20 years of digital expertise. 
My knowledge covers all relevant parts of the digital value chain product, tech, advertising, strategy. 

I founded the mobile internet business division of Tomorrow Focus AG (Burda) and the product management/strategy division 
at arvato mobile (Bertelsmann).
I built up the mobile advertising business for Gruner + Jahr from 2008, leading it to German market leadership. 
Became CEO of Gruner+Jahr digital ad sales unit in 2010, and CEO of the digital products division in 2012, 
playing a master role in Gruner + Jahr’s successful digital transformation.

Until March 2017, I was responsible for all strategic relationships of Gruner + Jahr with Google, Facebook, Apple, and Amazon, 
and for some of the most important startup-businesses. 
I held board positions in major German, and European industry associations.