Ferry Heilemann

CEO & Co-Founder, FreightHub



Ferry Heilemann is CEO and Co-Founder of FreightHub, Europe’s first fully integrated digital freight forwarder. He has already gained a name in the startup world as an experienced entrepreneur and investor with more than eight years of experience. He and his brother Dr. Fabian Heilemann (Co-founder and Chairman of the Board at FreightHub) founded the coupon platform DailyDeal as early as 2009. They quickly expanded the company to over 350 employees and sold it to Google for over $ 100 million in 2011. In the following, they founded Heilemann Ventures and invested in over 25 start-ups. Among other things, they bought back their old company from Google, led it into profitability and sold it again. Within FreightHub Ferry focuses on fundraising, human resources and the financial sector.