The team behind store2be

The store2be Team

We are a young and driven team that aims to revolutionize the way Live Marketing campaigns are booked. You will find a short introduction of our team members so you can get to know the heads behind store2be.


Peter
Gundel

Development & Infrastructure

Peter studied Information Management at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). He has been working in web development for many years and leads the development team of store2be. His team is located in the engine room of store2be and the entire IT infrastructure is under his management. Peter and his team make sure that you can easily send booking inquiries and quickly achieve your perfect offline appearance.

Dr. Marlon
Braumann

MD | Sales & PR

Marlon is one of the founders of store2be. Prior to founding store2be, Marlon studied business administration in Germany, Spain, and the USA prior to his PhD in sales compensation design work. At store2be, Marlon is responsible for sales and PR – the main goals being building long-term customer and partner relationships. Marlon is a passionate sportsman and loves traveling to Africa, art and elephants.

Emil
Kabisch

Product & Marketing

Emil studied Engineering Economics at the KIT. Emil is our design enthusiast. He already built up his own internet projects and gained experiences in other startups. He passionately takes care of store2be's design and coordinates our marketing activities. The surface of our website is his work and the good feeling you get while booking your perfect space you get thanks to him.

Sven
Wissebach

MD | Finance, Ops & HR

Sven has his BA in Aviation Management from EBS and a Master’s in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from WHU. Sven is our numbers wizard, and has worked in several startups and has experience in the VC segment and consulting. Whether you want to become part of store2be (HR) or talk about the upcoming financing round (finance), Sven is your contact for any questions!

Fausto
Núñez

Senior Frontend Developer

Fausto studied International Business at the University of València and the Karlshochschule International University in Karlsruhe. Even though his studies focused on business and economics, his true passion lies in web technologies. He is in charge of our technical frontend development and takes care of everything related to JavaScript and React.

David
Arens

Product Management

David studied business and economics at the University Hohenheim, as well as Management & Marketing at the Freie Universität Berlin and the HEC Paris. He has already gained experience taking on several responsibilities at startups as entrepreneur in residence, in online marketing and business development. As a product manager at store2be, he connects the dots between Sales and IT and makes sure that our customer feedback drives forth our platform.

Marco
Müllner

Business Development

Marco has finished his business and economics studies at the University Mannheim. He has already gained experience nationally in the IT consulting company Reply AG, in the field of marketing automation as well as internationally in the procurement department at Mercedes Benz in South Africa. At store2be, he is working in our business development team, where is taking on his own operational projects as well as strategic responsibilities in the marketing field.

Tom
Houlé

Senior Full Stack Developer

Tom has found his calling in software development after degrees in political science, languages and cultural projects management. He strives to explore new technologies and new cuisines on a regular basis, and is always on the lookout for new learning opportunities. He is now working on the platform and analytics data at store2be as a full stack developer.

Maximilian
Fischer

Teamlead Sales

Max studied International Technical Sales Management at Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences. In his previous job, he was able to gain one year of professional experience in sales and business development. Max has been on the sales team the longest at store2be, and he is responsible for many large agencies and companies that he supports with all of their inquiries. Max is the perfect partner for planning Live Marketing campaigns!

Svenja
Böhmer

Key Account Manager

After her studies in the field of tourism, Svenja initially worked in various Hamburg startups in the fields of marketing and event organization. Once in Berlin, she looked after VIP customers in the event center of a major European hotel chain by planning meetings and group travel. Now at store2be, Svenja brings her strengths and abilities in key account management and supports our customers in finding the perfect space for promotional campaigns.

Daniil
Liakhovitski

Event Analytics Manager

Daniil has completed a dual degree in Business Administration / Tourism at the University of Economics and Law in Berlin. His practice partner was the Radisson BLU Hotel, Berlin, where he passed through all departments during his degree. At store2be, he works on and with the measurability solution Event Analytics.

Miriam
Pfeiffer

Key Account Management

Miriam has her master’s degree in International Business from the College of Engineering and Business Berlin. In addition to her studies, she expanded her skillset in areas such as HR, customer service, marketing and business development. Most recently, she worked for a financial services company. Miriam is your contact for key account management at store2be.

Alex
Vlasovs

Full Stack Development

Alex grew up between Latvia, the USA and Italy. He has always been a little "nerd" - starting his IT career in high school and broadening his horizons with freelance projects. Before starting at store2be, he studied Computer Science at the University of Bologna and now fully supports store2be as a full stack developer.

Sooraj
Chandran

Frontend Development

Sooraj studied computer science and engineering in his hometown of Kerala. He worked in several startups before launching his own startup Marketfox, which became a Ycombinator Accelerator. At store2be, he works in front-end development and has always had an eye for design.

Coline
Dusollier

Key Account Manager

Coline is originally from the hotel industry. Most recently, she worked in a prestigious 5-star hotel in Berlin as a representative of the management for VIP guests. As key account manager at store2be, Coline manages communication with clients, agencies and space partners and ensures successful placement of Live Marketing campaigns in German-speaking countries.

Julian
Fornoff

Head of Marketing

After studying psychology, Julian worked for three years for the management consultancy Bain & Company. His focus was on the topics of marketing and customer strategies as well as digitization. Julian primarily advised companies in the retail and consumer goods sector and also worked for banks and private equity clients. At store2be, he is Head of Marketing.

Ron
Spanuth

Office Manager

Ron has worked as an office clerk, order processing and customer service specialist. After that, he gained additional experience in this field, specifically in office management. The last few years he focused on internal sales and supporting sales but always with a focus on office management. As the office manager at store2be, Ron now ensures the office is organized and supports the management in their daily work.

Julian
Vaske

Sales Manager

Julian has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Brandenburg University of Technology and has already worked as a student trainee in sales during his studies. He supports the sales team and through his strong communication and presentation skills in both English and German, wants to take sales to the next level.

Kevin
Kraft

Marketing Manager

Kevin studied Business Management at the University of Sustainable Development in Eberswalde. In his program of corporate management, he found a passion for marketing through studying various management disciplines. During his studies, he gained valuable experience in project management and performance marketing in his internship and student work experience. At store2be, he is responsible for performance marketing and will further develop his skills while using his previous knowledge to benefit the whole team.

Alexej
Steinmark

Key Account Manager

Alexej initially trained as a retail salesman at IKEA. After his civil service in Russia, he studied economics at the Free University of Berlin and worked at a Berlin business publisher. In this role in 2015, he worked as assistant to the management and gained experience in project and key account management. Alexej is your contact person for key account management at store2be.

Daniyal
Butt

Junior Business Intelligence Manager

Daniyal has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Konstanz. He has already gained experience through internships at Procter & Gamble and Rocket Internet. At store2be, he works as Junior Intelligence Development Manager in our Business Development Team. His job is to collect and analyze data to discover process improvement potential in all departments.

Marcus
Lancaster

Frontend Development

Marcus began his bachelor's degree in Geophysics and Meteorology but through solving scientific problems with code, he discovered his passion for writing software. This resulted in a master's degree in Software Development from the University of Glasgow. He now works as a frontend developer at store2be, surrounded by a team of like-minded and curious developers.

Kourtney
Kirton

Junior Marketing Manager

Kourtney studied at the University of Washington, and received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, with a focus in marketing. She has gained experience through working on the executive board of her university’s marketing club, planning networking events, and participating in business case competitions. She studied abroad at WHU in 2017 and it was then she decided she wanted to come back to Germany one day. At store2be she works as an intern in marketing and is excited to be a part of the team!

Garcia
Arthur

Key Account Manager

Garcia completed her training as an event trainer in Berlin, and familiarized herself with the Berlin events scene. Her main responsibilities included event organization, project management and accounting activities. Through her accumulated knowledge, she is excited to be the contact person for the customers as a key account manager and to strengthen the store2be team in the field of operations.

Stefanie
Hahn

HR Manager

Steffi finished her studies in modern languages, cultures and economics in Gießen in 2016 and then returned to her hometown of Berlin. During her studies, she completed her semester abroad in Madrid and attended her first HR seminar. Afterwards, she started another Bachelor in Psychology, which she continues to work on in addition to her part-time job as a flight attendant for Lufthansa. At store2be, she startet as an HR Intern to immerse herself in the world of human resource management. Finally she decided to stay as a part-time HR Manager to constantly work on a good teamculture and support the entire team in fulfilling their tasks.

Jakob
Diebold

Product Manager

Jakob studied Industrial Engineering at KIT. Afterwards, he first developed and distributed software for project monitoring as a founder, and then worked for the consulting firm zeb. There he introduced standard software in various banks. With this experience, he generates the link between business and IT as a product manager at store2be.

Moritz
Fleiss

Sales Intern

Moritz comes from Essen, where he graduated from high school in 2017. He then moved to Berlin to do a Voluntary Social Year (FSJ) at a field hockey club. He is currently studying sports science at the Humboldt University in Berlin. At store2be, he works as a working student in the sales department and is looking forward to supporting the team.

Berrin
Soysal

Marketing Intern

Berrin is a student in her final year, studying international economics. Before store2be, she worked for six months as a Social Media Manager in a fashion company. She is currently learning German and is doing an internship at store2be on the marketing team. She is happy to contribute her knowledge and continue growing with the team!

Naomi
Härpfer

Junior Finance and Controlling Manager

Naomi recently graduated from the University of Mannheim with a BA in Business Education and a minor in English. In addition to her studies, she gained initial experience in strategic personnel controlling and personnel development. At store2be, Naomi works as a Junior Finance Manager. She monitors the correctness of store2be's revenues and the bookkeeping process. Furthermore Naomi supports the HR and the Sales Supply team.

Emily
Eggert

HR Manager

Emily has a degree in Applied Psychology from the Hochschule Fresenius in Munich. Prior to store2be, she gained experience in a start-up and in HR. For example, she was an HR Manager at another Berlin startup helping with team growth, and at a Berlin VC fund helping with recruiting. She is currently studying extra-occupationally at the ESCP Entrepreneurial Leadership and Digital Innovation to deepen her knowledge of entrepreneurship. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, running, and spending time with her friends.

Christopher
Grünert

Sales Manager

Chris kommt ganz klassisch aus dem stationären Einzelhandel und kann nach fast 10 Jahren mit Erfahrung aus den Bereichen Einkauf/Verkauf, Kunden- und Lieferantenbetreuung sowie Aktionsmanagement aufwarten. Nach fast 8 Jahren MediaMarkt hat er dann den Sprung in den E-Commerce Markt gemacht und hier in den letzten 3 Jahren für einen Logistikdienstleister mit eigenem Vertriebsnetzwerk im Bereich B2C und B2B gearbeitet. Dort hat Chris neue Erfahrungen im Bereich Account Management gesammelt und ist inzwischen sehr vielseitig einsetzbar. Als neues Mitglied des Sales Teams möchte Chris gerne sein Wissen und seine Erfahrung dazu nutzen unsere ambitionierten Ziele zu erreichen.

Karmen
Bekavac

Marketing Manager

Karmen holds a Master's degree in Internal Business from the University of Vienna with the focus in Digital Marketing and E-Business. She has worked with several start-ups in Greece, Austria and Germany. Most recently, she worked for Accenture in Ireland. At store2be she strengthens the team in different areas from performance marketing and analytics to more strategic topics.

Tim
Kolbe

Head of Client Partnerships

Tim bringt mit seinen 13 Jahren Berufserfahrung jede Menge Marken, Industrie & Agentur Verständnis bei store2be ein. Nach seinem BWL Studium hat er von 2005 - 2016 bei Coca-Cola im Brand & Commercial Marketing gearbeitet und u.a. das Promotion Business und Shopper Marketing verantwortet. Von 2016 – 2018 war er General Manager in der Brand Experience Agentur Graft Brandlab. In seiner Rolle als ‚Head of Client Partnerships‘ unterstützt er uns bestmöglich die Interessen unserer Kunden & Partner zu bedienen.

Sascha
Kuhlmann

Junior Event Analytics Sales Manager

Following his training as a merchant in wholesale and foreign trade at Revell Germany, Sascha enhanced his sales experiences as a salesassistant at the export department. After about two and a half years he moved to a local waste disposal company where he worked on sales tasks, managed and scheduled the vehicles and their drivers and became the internal data protection officer of the company. With his experiences in the sales and data protection segment, he will strengthen the sales team of store2be especially for Event Analytics.

Melissa
Kühn

Data Scientist

Melissa studied Geomarketing at Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences and is currently completing her Master of Science. During her master's thesis, she wants to support store2be in predicting target groups for every store2be location with the help of freely available geographic and market data. She has already gained some experience in geomarketing and marketing and is now looking forward to expanding her knowledge at store2be.

Felix
Stiegler

Data Scientist

After successfully completing his Bachelor in Geoinformation Management with focus on geomarketing, Felix now also studies the Master's program in Technology Entrepreneurship in Karlsruhe. Over time, he gained a lot of practical experience in dealing with geo and market data. Today Felix supports store2be with his master thesis by evaluating live marketing locations with geo-marketable geodata.

Malte
Buschbeck

Sales intern

Malte originally comes from Hamburg and moved to Potsdam in 2015. There he studies sports management and is currently writing his bachelor thesis. Malte has been an intern at store2be since March and is delighted to be able to support the team.

Roman
Lebedew

Sales intern

Roman studies Professional Public Decision Making at the University of Bremen. He analyses how decision are made in the public sector. Meanwhile he worked as a Sales Agent at an international car renting company. Roman is happy to contribute his skills into the sales department as an intern.

Erik
Krahl

Sales intern

Erik is 21 years old, graduated from grammar school in 2016 and studies business administration ever since. Starting March 2019 he is supporting Marco as an intern for the Sales Supply department. His interests are motorcycles, sports and meeting with friends.

Diego
Terceros Arce

Biz Dev Intern

After completing his bachelor in chemistry, he gained work experience as project manager and general manager in the construction industry. He sees himself creating in areas where a technical understanding of a product is required in order to make management and strategic decisions. At store2be Diego contributes to the Business Development unit with data driven insights on how to articulate and grow our business. He is passionate about learning, getting to the “why” of things and outdoor sports.

Sarah
Spanring

PR Manager

Sarah studied communications science and psychology at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. Meanwhile, she has gained her first experience with Sky Deutschland in social media marketing. In a traineeship at the communications agency Häberlein & Mauerer, she specialized in PR work. After completing her Master's degree in Media and Communication Management at Mediadesign Hochschule Berlin, she enriches the team as Marketing & PR Manager.

Torben
Vetter

HR Intern

Torben comes from the Rhineland where he passed his Abitur this spring. Now he has moved to Berlin in order to support our HR team. In September he is going to start his studies of Business Administration where he hopes to bring along some experience from his internship. Personally, he is enthusiastic about learning new languages and he is always trying his best at preparing culinary delicacies.

Philipp
Prause

Partner Manager

After completing his professional training as a lawyer‘s and notary‘s assistant, Philipp gained practical experience in receivables management as well as the planning and implementation of various events within the legal environment. The next step was his bachelor's degree in Business Administration at the Berlin School of Economics and Law. During this time, he spent a semester abroad in Budapest and gained initial insights in e-commerce at Zalando, before continuing his way at the AUTO1 Group. Today, Philipp is part of our Market Team and always ready to help and advise our partners.

Marija
Racina

Partner Managerin

After her apprenticeship as a merchant in wholesale and foreign trade, she began her studies in International Business Administration. She completed her studies in Berlin and St. Petersburg (Russia). Incidentally, Marija opened a small business in the event service and managed to get an overview of the background processes of events. As a partner manager in the market team, she supports our clients in finding the ideal space for promotional campaigns.

Sherif
Mowafy

Backend developer

Sherif studied Computer Science and Engineering in the German University in Cairo back in Egypt. He found passion for tech after graduation, before that he was more interested in the theory of it and in mathematics. Sherif worked as a backend developer for a year and a half before joining store2be and now he is happy to be a part of the team that is building our platform.