WE ENABLE EBUSINESS THROUGH TECHNOLOGY AND SOLUTIONS
asknet Group is an innovative supplier of e-business technologies and solutions for the global distribution and management of digital and physical goods. Founded in 1995 as a spin-off of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), the company is a pioneer of modern e-commerce with over 20 years’ experience in the field.
asknet’s eCommerce Solutions Business Unit (previously Digital Goods and Physical Goods Business Unit) enables international manufacturers to successfully market their products in over 190 countries. The core product, asknet eCommerceSuite, covers the complete sales process and is suitable for manufacturers of both digital and physical goods. In addition, the company offers stand-alone services and solutions along the value chain.
asknet’s Academics Business Unit assists customers from the research and education sector in purchasing and managing software and hardware. Thanks to its close relations with over 80% of Germany’s universities and research institutions, asknet is intimately familiar with their needs and requirements and can offer them specific solutions.
asknet is part of The Native SA, the Swiss-listed international technology and media company that enables corporate clients around the world with the best-in-class e-commerce, data analytics and blockchain technologies, payment services, customer support, and content & digital marketing. We are the digital natives helping your business grow online and beyond. For more information, visit https://investor.thenative.ch.
Tobias Kaulfuss has been CEO of asknet AG since November 2014. Prior to joining asknet, he established a fulfillment company with global e-commerce clients in his role as Managing Director and Business Unit Manager within the Rhenus Group. Over the course of his career, he has also served as Head of Supply Chain at Duales System Deutschland and was a Consultant at Bain & Company. Tobias Kaulfuss holds a degree in Business Administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) and studied in Bochum, Berkeley and Hagen. After working as an Executive Assistant and Branch Manager at the Rhenus Group, Mr. Kaulfuss returned to the Kellogg School of Management in the U.S. for their accelerated one-year MBA program from which he graduated in 2008.
Sergey Skatershchikov has been CFO of asknet AG since November 2017. Sergey is the seasoned finance industry professional with over 20 years of executive and board level experience in listed and private companies around the world including but not limited to management board functions in London listed LSR Group and OAO OMZ, NYSE listed MTS, and the Director for Investment Banking in Dresdner Kleinwort. An international executive with a Master of Business Administration degree from Duke University, North Carolina, USA, and co-founder of the investment firm Lighthouse Capital, Mr. Skaterschikov has been mainly active in asset management and principal investing roles since 2011 working on various investments predominantly in media, ecommerce, sport, luxury and entertainment industries.
asknet is committed to excellent quality and sustainability. Both factors are crucial for our growth. The following awards and recognitions motivate us to continue the course of our strategy. We thank our clients and vendors for the trust they place in us and in our technology.