trnd Management

trnd UK

Johannes Gerster
Johannes Gerster
Managing Director

Johannes joined trnd in 2009 and was responsible for operations in the D-A-CH region until March 2017. Since April 2017 he has been responsible together with Günter Lichtner as Managing Director of trnd DACH GmbH for strategic orientation and operational management in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the UK and is responsible for Sales, Marketing and Operations.

trnd Group international

Stefan Schumacher
Stefan Schumacher
Chief Executive Officer
Günter Lichtner
Günter Lichtner
Chief Financial Officer

Günter is with trnd since 2014. He is responsible for the finance department of trnd International GmbH and the trnd Group. Before joining trnd, he was in leading positions in the Scout24 Group and at mytheresa.com. The born Austrian studied business and economics education in Innsbruck before he moved to Germany.

Karsten Hoffmann
Karsten Hoffmann
Chief Operations Officer

Karsten has been with trnd since 2006. He is responsible for operations at trnd International GmbH. Before joining the company, he worked as a freelance designer, programmer and consultant for several years, where his client list included Creative Labs, Hummel or Rollerblade.

Ulf Heinemann
Ulf Heinemann
Chief Technical Officer

As CTO, Ulf has been leading the technical development of the trnd universe since 2008. He has a degree in Computer Sciences from Ludwig Maximilians Universität München. Before joining trnd, Ulf led computer-linguistic software development at Pangora GmbH, an international supplier for online product search.