As Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the iProperty Group (ASX listed company), Asia’s No. 1 Online Property Group, Georg is responsible for the vision, strategy and operations of the Group’s business across the Asian region. With more than 370 employees operating in core markets in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore and with investments in India and the Philippines, iProperty Group is the leader in online advertising in South East Asia and the Hong Kong Region.
Prior to joining the iProperty Group as CEO, Georg was a non-executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee. Georg was also Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of LJ Hooker with 700 offices across 9 countries providing residential and commercial real estate as well as finance services. Before that, Georg held the position of Chief Financial Officer and General Manager International at REA Group Ltd (ASX: REA) for almost six years. Georg was instrumental in building a solid platform for expansion which allowed the group to grow exponentially. With companies such as Deutsche Bank and McKinsey & Company, Georg has built his expertise in the area of company strategy, corporate finance and online companies with a specific focus on growth companies.
Georg holds a MBA from INSEAD France, a Computer Science Degree from Technische Universitaet, Munich and is a CPA (USA). He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and a fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).