Wayfair recruits new European affairs manager
BOSTON – Wayfair has added Dr Jens Uwe Intat as the company’s new Head of European Affairs, who will be responsible for growth and performance in Europe.
Prior to joining Wayfair, Intat spent five years as an Executive Manager for Amazon Germany, overseeing major divisions including Consumer Electronics, Office, Kitchen, Home Life, Lawn & Garden, and home renovation.
Previously, he also headed the international arm of Electronic Arts Inc., a digital interactive entertainment company, where he was responsible for publishing and go-to-market strategy, including supply chain operations.
âJens Uwe has an impressive track record of scaling up international internet based businesses and brings exceptional strategic insight into the market and an unwavering focus on customer experience that will be invaluable in expanding our European business. Said Steve Oblak, Head of Wayfair. commercial, in an internal memo to Wayfair employees.
Over the course of his career, Intat has evolved global businesses, developed new market offerings and increased profitability while creating cutting-edge customer experiences, according to Oblak.
Intat will be based at Wayfair’s head office in Berlin. He will report to Oblak and will also be a member of Wayfair’s global sales leadership team.