Auctioneer Auctionata/Paddle8 names new CEO


German-U.S. online auction house Auctionata/Paddle8, one of the leading online auctioneers for art and luxury collectibles, on Thursday named former Bertelsmann executive board member and new business head Thomas Hesse as the start-up’s chief executive. Auctionata specialises in holding live, streaming media auctions over the internet. It was founded in Vienna in 2012 by former CEO Alexander Zacke and two co-founders before moving to Berlin. Zacke will become chief marketplace officer… Read more

Image: Thomas Hesse (Source)