SLEEPZ AG strengthening their Executive Board and Supervisory Board
As of 1 August 2018 the Supervisory Board of SLEEPZ AG appointed Alexander von Tschirnhaus as a member of the Executive Board of SLEEPZ AG. Alexander von Tschirnhaus will hold responsibility for the Purchasing, Marketing and Sales departments and he will support the Group’s Investor Relations activities. He will continue to oversee the operating activities of the Group’s subsidiary sleepz Home GmbH and its subsidiary Cubitabo GmbH as Managing Director.
von Tschirnhaus has been well acquainted with online retail in SLEEPZ AG's core market for many years. He is the co-founder and Managing Director of Cubitabo GmbH (www.bettenriese.de), which was acquired by sleepz Home GmbH at the start of 2018. As part of this acquisition, he was also appointed as Managing Director of sleepz Home GmbH.
Prior to the foundation of Cubitabo GmbH he was the co-founder of Codiga GmbH, a provider of a digital bonus programme for end customers in the SME sector companies. In the years prior to this, he had worked as a management assistant at Deloitte & Touche GmbH establishing a European collaborative initiative and also for BMW AG, Daimler AG, Valentino USA and the United Nations. Alexander von Tschirnhaus is an economics graduate and studied in the Faculty of Management and Economics at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
Also, the Supervisory Board has received reinforcement: The increase in the number of Supervisory Board members from three to four, as resolved by the Annual General Meeting of 19 June 2018, has been entered into the Commercial Register. Dr. Marc Mogalle, chosen by the Annual General Meeting to join the Supervisory Board, has taken up office in the meantime. Mogalle studied Economics and Business Sciences in Hanover and St. Gallen and obtained his doctorate from the University of Oldenburg. He is Managing Director of Business Buddies GmbH in Berlin.
SLEEPZ AG is a corporate group focused on e-commerce in sleep products. Its subsidiary companies sleepz Home GmbH, Matratzen Union GmbH, Ecom Union GmbH and Markenschlaf GmbH sell products such as bedroom furniture, beds, slatted frames, mattresses, bedding and accessories through 13 own online shops (i.a. www.perfekt-schlafen.de, www.matratzenunion.de, www.schlafhandel.de, www.schoene-traeume.de, www.onletto.de, www.matratzendiscount.de or www.bettenriese.de) as well as online market places and shopping clubs.
Under the „buddy“ brand (www.buddysleep.de ) sleepz Home GmbH mainly markets its one fits all-mattress of the same name.
Grafenfels Manufaktur GmbH (www.grafenfels.de ) has developed an own mattress collection under the „Grafenfels“ brand.
Furthermore, the group runs showrooms in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Zurich.