The Management Board

Once Robert, David and Rubin were university friends. Now, they make up the Zalando Management Board.

The Zalando Management Board: Rubin Ritter, Robert Gentz and David Schneider (left to right).

Robert Gentz
Co-CEO Zalando SE (German, born 1983)

Robert co-founded Zalando in 2008. Robert graduated from the WHU – Otto-Beisheim Graduate School of Management in 2007 with a degree in business.

Robert is responsible for the Off-Price and Emerging Businesses divisions, which includes Zalando Media Solutions and Zalon. He is also responsible for Human Resources, Strategy and Technology Infrastructure.

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  Robert Gentz

David Schneider
Co-CEO Zalando SE (German, born 1982)

David co-founded Zalando in 2008 after graduating from the WHU – Otto-Beisheim Graduate School of Management in 2007 with a degree in business.

David is the contact person for our brand partners and he is responsible for the Partner Solutions division and our own brands, the zLabels. He is also responsible for the Zalando brand.

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David Schneider

Rubin Ritter
Co-CEO Zalando SE (German, born 1982)

Rubin has been a Member of the Management Board at Zalando SE since 2010. Before this, he worked at McKinsey & Company from 2007 to 2009. Rubin graduated from the WHU – Otto-Beisheim Graduate School of Management in 2007 with a degree in business. In 2006, he was awarded an MBA from the University of Texas (USA).

Rubin is responsible for Zalando’s core business, the Zalando online shop. He is also responsible for Finance, Corporate Governance and Corporate Communication.

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Rubin Ritter

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