CEO & Co-Founder, HappyFresh Group
Markus Bihler leads the HappyFresh Group, Southeast Asia's leading food-focused last mile logistics and on-demand delivery company with headquarter located in Jakarta, Indonesia. He led the company's regional expansion into Malaysia, Thailand, Taipei and the Philippines, as well as sourcing and structuring the group's USD 12 million Round A funding lead by Temasek, Sinar Mas, and 500Startups.
Before entering the food world in Southeast Asia, he led a Germany-based online car tyre retailer, Tirendo (today it is part of the listed Delticom Group). He was a private equity professional with The Blackstone Group and EQT Partners as well as a slide-slave with BCG. His main areas of expertise include all aspects of deal sourcing, due diligence, financial structuring and corporate governance.
Bihler holds a first-class degree in Economics and Management from the University of Oxford, England. Bihler is based in Jakarta. As a keen athlete, former cycling and thriathlon amateur, and a passionate mountaineer, his must-have food to go using HappyFresh, is coconut water!