Markt.Gruppe replaces Vranken with own managers

26 Jun 2015
Joachim Vranken, long-standing CEO of regional, horizontal classifieds platform, received the marching orders from Markt.Gruppe, owner of Kalaydo since December last year. Markt.Gruppe appointed Sang-Woo Pai, founder and current CEO of, and Peter Langbauer, current co-CEO of, in his place. They will share the task of running Kalaydo between them. Langbauer
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Christo Volschenk

Christo Volschenk is managing editor of the news on and our senior analyst covering Naspers. He brings more than 31 years of experience in business journalism to the team - the last 18 years focused on classifieds and e-commerce. Apart from working closely with the AIM Group, Christo is a freelance journalist, content manager, and copy editor. Before branching out on his own, he spent 15 years with Naspers in South Africa as journalist, economics editor and online project manager. He now spends most his day editing the news reported by 23 colleagues in 23 countries from his base in Stuttgart, Germany.