Markus Bihler


Year selected : July 2016

Markus Bihler was selected on July 2016 at the 65th International Selection Panel in Bali, Indonesia – Read more

HappyFresh is Southeast Asia’s leading online grocery marketplace. Partnering with the world’s top retailers, the company brings the largest assortment of products onto your mobile device and – with in-house trained personal shoppers and drivers – to your doorstep within one hour.

Markus had co-founded HappyFresh, Southeast Asia’s leading grocery delivery company, which he ran as Group CEO until November 2016. Backed by Samena Capital, Temasek, Sinar Mas, 500 Startups and Endeavor, HappyFresh is headquartered in Jakarta and operates across the region.

Prior to re-locating to Asia Markus was CEO of online retailer Tirendo in Europe (sold to Frankfurt-listed Delticom AG in 2013), was a private equity investor with The Blackstone Group and EQT Partners, and a consultant with BCG.

Markus is a graduate of Balliol College, University of Oxford with a double-degree in Economics & Management and a lifetime fellow of the German National Academic Foundation. He is a passionate amateur athlete with a weak spot for mountains and forests and never travels without his running shoes.