Zalando is the leading German online shoe and fashion e-commerce player. With its special focus on high customer satisfaction, comprehensive service and short delivery times, Zalando offers a wide spectrum of shoes, clothing and accessories for men, women and children. It is market leader in most of the 14 countries it currently operates in.

The Zalando Corporation (GmbH), with headquarters in Berlin, was founded in 2008 by David Schneider and Robert Gentz, and was officially launched in October 2008.

In October 2014, Zalando successfully IPOed in Frankfurt in one of the largest European internet IPOs ever.

  • Rainer Maerkle