Maximilian Bittner is a tech entrepreneur and CEO of Vestiaire Collective, the leading global app for desirable pre-loved fashion empowering a community of fashion activists to drive change through the circular economy.
Before joining Vestiaire Collective, Bittner founded Lazada, the leading online shopping destination in Southeast Asia, in 2012. As CEO, he was the driving force behind the company, which quickly consolidated its position as the market leader in the region. Lazada was acquired by Alibaba group in 2016. Bittner stepped down from his CEO position in March 2018 and moved into an advisory role.
He started his career at Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking division in London prior to joining McKinsey & Company in Germany.