Robert Franken, MA in English, American and Medieval German Literature from the Universities of Wuerzburg and Dublin. Robert is a specialist in Digital Transformation with a successful track record in the German media industry.
His professional focus have been B2C platforms, markets and target groups. As CEO, he has developed urbia.de to market leadership in the German parenting vertical. After ten years at urbia, Robert took over as CEO für Chefkoch.de, one of the most successful digital platforms in Europe and one of the world’s largest digital hubs for recipes and food. Both platforms are part of G+J/Bertelsmann.