Executive Team

Florian Leinfelder (CTO)

Florian graduated with a degree in Computer Engineering from TU Berlin in 2014. During his studies, he gained significant IT experience in various companies, including Loewe AG, as a product or engineering manager. The company he founded parallel to his studies focused on IT and electronics solutions. After finishing university, Florian joined home24 in 2014, where he started as a product manager for the webshop and later played a key role in expanding and developing the shopping experience department. Florian has been Chief Technology Officer (CTO) since April 2021.

Dr. Sascha Vitzthum (CMO)

Sascha completed his diploma in business administration at the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management with a degree in Business Administration and went on to earn his doctorate at Emory University - Goizueta Business School in Atlanta, Georgia. Alongside his position as Assistant Professor at Illinois Wesleyan University, he was Head of US Operations for Fashion For Home from 2010 to 2013, where he took over as Head of Marketing after returning to Germany. Sascha has held this management position throughout the merger of Fashion For Home with home24 and has been Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) since April 2021.

Dr. André Schneider (CPO and General Counsel)

André majored in law at the FU Berlin. After passing the first state examination in 2004, he obtained his doctorate on the reversal of real estate capital investments. He completed his legal clerkship at the Berlin Court of Appeal in 2009 with the second state examination. Afterwards, André stayed five years at the globally oriented law firm Hengler Mueller. While there, he studied at Durham University in England and graduated with a master of laws degree. In 2014, he joined home24 as General Counsel. Since 2017, André has also been responsible for the People and Organisation department, and is Chief People Officer (CPO) since 2021.