Founder & Co-CEO
Prior to building Charles, Andreas was an Associate Partner with McKinsey and led their E-Commerce initiatives in Europe. He founded Charles in 2019 together with his friend Artjem Weissbeck, whom himself has founded Kapten & Son one of the leading DtC brands in Europe. Charles is the leading solution in Conversational Commerce (C-Com), connecting brands with their customers via messaging apps like WhatsApp and enabling marketing automation, in-chat sales and service, and many other use cases following consumer messaging habits. Ultimately, they increase retention and sales building out C-Com to a third pillar next to Retail and classical E-Commerce anchoring in the fundamental believe that it is always better to have a conversation – in life as in commerce.