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Jörg Malang

ist offen für Projekte. 🔎

Self-employed, Inhaber SPLSG & Co-Host Product Leader Roundtable Events, Senior Product Leadership Group (SPLSG)

Hamburg, Germany

Skills

General Management
Produktmanagement
Interim Management
Leadership
Management
Produkt
Strategie
Organisation „getting things done“
Führungserfahrung

Timeline

Professional experience for Jörg Malang

  • Current 1 year and 7 months, since Dec 2019

    (Freelance) Product Management Consultancy for CEO & CPO

    DER Touristik

    - Development of product strategy. - Coaching/mentoring the Chief Product Officer and the Product Managers. - Further improvement of agile ways of working.

  • Current 3 years and 6 months, since 2018

    Inhaber SPLSG & Co-Host Product Leader Roundtable Events

    Senior Product Leadership Group (SPLSG)

    - Delivering boutique consultancy services to clients. - Organizing regular "Product Leader Roundtables" in various cities.

  • 8 months, Sep 2018 - Apr 2019

    Co-Founder & CEO

    Loops Rewards Ltd.

    Actively pursued the go-to-market of a blockchain startup in the retail loyalty space and almost closed cooperation with a leading telco provider.

  • 7 months, Feb 2018 - Aug 2018

    (Interim/Freelance) Chief Product Officer (CPO)

    IDnow GmbH

    • Achieved increased perception of the value contribution from product management. “Jörg is a first-class operator and has done an amazing job in shaping our new platform.” • Rolled out the innovative ID-verification technology to multiple countries for a variety of ID cards before handing over to the permanent CPO.

  • 2 months, Jan 2018 - Feb 2018

    (Freelance) Product Management Advisor

    Vodafone Malta

  • 2016 - 2017

    Chief Product Officer (CPO) & CEO Betsson Platform Solutions

    Betsson Group

    • Achieved refinement of scaled agile ways of working on a corporate level (some 500-600 engineers and some 50 product managers). • Strong multi-brand and multi-market roll-out of the Sportsbook product (increased NPS and improvement of commercial KPIs). • Established a company backlog including a ”deal flow” process on executive level. • Left Betsson due to a CEO change.

  • 2014 - 2016

    Chief Product Officer (CPO) & Geschäftsführer

    Hotel DE GmbH

    • Built & launched a new technical booking platform in the cloud. • Successfully reorganized Product & Tech Teams to improve effectiveness and efficiency (some 10 Product Managers responsible for some 40 engineers). • Improved booking conversion rates in a mature market. • Fruitfully negotiated with the worker’s council and terminated operations and integrated HOTEL DE into mother company HRS Group without negatively impacting revenue & profit.

  • 2013 - 2014

    (Interim/Freelance) Head of Product Mobility Hub

    TUI Deutschland GmbH

    • Successfully launched the first version of the ”TUI Digital Assistant (TDA)” - a mobile app for increasing customer lifetime value. • Bootstrapped a world-class Product Delivery Team. • Smooth hand-over of the product to the permanent organization.

  • 2011 - 2013

    Chief Product Officer (CPO)

    XING AG

    • Significantly improved the effectiveness of the Product Delivery Team (some 25 Product Managers responsible for some 200-300 engineers). • Aligned the organization behind a new product vision/strategy. • Co-owned XING AG revenue (some 70 million € p.a.) and improved revenue/gross margin. • Gained the full trust of CEO Stefan Gross-Selbeck and left XING AG with him stepping down.

  • 2008 - 2011

    Director ovi.com

    NOKIA

    • Successful alignment of onsite & remote Product Delivery Team(s) (some 40 employees incl. US). • Launch of maps.ovi.com (desktop version of Nokia’s mobile maps) and bootstrapped product operations for future scaling of revenue.

  • 2002 - 2005

    Geschäftsführer Kelkoo Deutschland

    Kelkoo Deutschland GmbH (acquired by Yahoo! in 2004)

    • Reporting to the Group CEO. Bootstrapped German company on behalf of the mother company. • Rewarding go-to-market in Germany. • Full P&L responsibility for Kelkoo Germany GmbH. • Achieved break-even within the first six months. • Grew revenue from scratch to >10mio € p.a. • Left one year after the acquisition of Kelkoo by Yahoo! in 2004.

Educational background for Jörg Malang

  • 2013 - 2014

    General Management

    HEC Paris

  • 1996 - 2000

    Kultur- und Medienmanagement

    Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hamburg

  • 1991 - 1995

    Instrumentalpädagogik

    Hochschule für Musik Köln, Abteilung Wuppertal

    Klassische Gitarre, Klavier & Gesang

Languages

  • German

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  • English

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  • French

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Wants

Interim Management
Consultancy
Product Leadership

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