Blackhawk Network GmbH is backed by an experienced team of experts from the German retail market. We know the specifics, the processes, IT-landscapes, marketing structures and – above all – the consumer needs of our retail partners, having a combined work experience of more than 60 years in serving trading companies and their service providers. And this is just the executive level.
Jürgen Eylert | Regional Vice President, FinanceFor about six years Jürgen Eylert worked as the Commercial Executive at CAP GmbH (operating company of HappyDigits), before he decided to establish the commercial management of Retailo AG as one of its founders. After the takeover by Blackhawk Holdings, Inc he continues on in the same area as the RVP, Finance of Blackhawk Network GmbH. In addition, the graduated business economist was able to gather experience as a financial controller for LTI-International Hotels as well as Head of Taxes, Balances and Cash-Management at Carlson-Wagonlit Travel.
Christian Lindner | Region HeadEver since its foundation, Christian Lindner has been the main visionary and driving force behind the young company. As Managing Director of Blackhawk Network GmbH he continues to develop and shape sales and the partners’ network. Before his decision to create Retailo AG, Christian Lindner was in charge of Sales and Business Development at CAP GmbH (operating company of Happy Digits). Before that he studied Law and Political Sciences and held an executive position in consulting, sales and management consulting at Bertelsmann.
Roland Stromenger | Vice President OperationsRoland Stromenger, VP Operations of Blackhawk Network GmbH joined Retailo AG in 2007 as Sales Director. Since 2015 he serves as VP, Operations and is responsible for all operative fields of Blackhawk Network in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Prior to joining Blackhawk, Roland Stromenger served in various sales and consulting roles, e.g. at CAP GmbH (operating company of HappyDigits) and as Principal Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Roland Stromenger holds a B.A. in European Business Administration from Cologne Business School and University of Hertfordshire (UK).
Right now Blackhawk Network GmbH has more than 40 highly experienced employees.
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