Mr. Benedikt Franke is a Co-Founder and serves as the Board Member at Helpling. He also served as the Chief Executive Officer at Helpling He is also a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Planetly. He also serves as an Advisor at StyleHaul. For Rocket, he worked as Head of HR and as COO for its venture MyCityDeals. In 2010, Benedikt founded his first own company, the Latin American Media Group, which he successfully sold by the end of 2013. Eight years after he entered the startup world at Rocket Internet, Benedikt is working with Oliver Samwer again. Besides ambitiously growing Helpling in an increasing number of international markets, Benedikt is also active as a Business Angel for startups like buzz-generating condom producer Einhorn. He has completed his Bachelor's degree in Philosophy and Economics from the University of Bayreuth. Benedikt holds a Master's Degree from ESCP Europe. He is a member of the Federal Social and Labour Market Commission of the Mittelstandsvereinigung (MIT) and of the Federal Digital Expert Commission of the Mittelstandsvereinigung (MIT).