Nuremberg/Munich, 1st March 2019 – Richard Oberhofer has joined the international affiliate marketing network on 1st March 2019. Alongside Andreas Sasnovskis, he will be responsible for Webgains’ operations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Oberhofer will develop the Munich office, which opened a year ago, while Andreas Sasnovskis will continue to work from the Nuremberg office. They will henceforth lead Webgains jointly and will work together on the strategic development of the company.
Oberhofer previously worked for many years at Awin/affilinet in various roles, most recently as Director Partner & Key Account Management. His in-depth expertise in affiliate marketing and his extensive network will enable him to contribute substantially to Webgains Germany’s strategic and operative development of new partnerships with agencies, publishers and advertisers from the moment he assumes his new role.
Richard Dennys, CEO of Webgains, says: ‘With Richard Oberhofer, we are gaining an employee with extensive experience who shares our focus on the strategic development of the market and the whole network in order to ensure sustainable growth both for our clients and for Webgains.’
The affiliate marketing network Webgains is a member of the ad pepper media group, headquartered in London. The company was founded in 2005, and has additional offices in locations including Nuremberg, Munich, Bristol, Paris, Madrid and New York. Webgains’ innovative platform is available in 14 markets worldwide, enabling advertisers to manage their partner programmes efficiently. The performance marketing network supports customers in 195 countries and advertised over 20 million products in the online sector in 2017, resulting in a gross sales value (GSV) of EUR 1 billion.
Webgains’ vision is to make affiliate marketing intuitive, predictive and proactive with the help of cognitive technologies. The aim is to let performance marketing benefit from the latest developments in AI and machine learning.
Webgains UK has been nominated for 5 Awards in the forthcoming PerformanceIn “International Performance Marketing” Awards and in May 2018 won the PerformixX award and is one of the top two leading German affiliate networks in the field of display performance.