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Auto1 Group GmbH operates a technology platform that connects the buyers and sellers of used cars. It also sources or buys used cars from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), dealerships, and its own business units to sell them into its global dealership network.

AUTO1.com is Europe’s leading online marketplace with its own certified and diversified inventory.

AUTO1 was founded in Aug 8, 2012 & is headquartered in Berlin, Germany with business operations in 30 countries.


AUTO1 Group owns business units like AUTO1.com, Autohero.com or wirkaufendeinauto.de. In 2016, we sold more than 330,000 used cars and cooperated with more than 30,000 merchants within Europe.

AUTO1 has raised a total of $1.1B in 7 funding rounds. The company received their last funding on Jan 15, 2018 where they cashed €460M from SoftBank in a "Venture Round" funding.


Employee: Hakan Koç
Title: Founder & Managing Director
Email address: hakan.koc@auto1.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hakan-ko%C3%A7-72a6424/
Employee: Christopher Muhr
Title: Co-Founder & COO
Email address: christopher.muhr@auto1.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-muhr-a904b721/
Employee: Sören Lange
Title: CMO
Email address: soren.lange@auto1.com
LinkedIn: https://de.linkedin.com/pub/s%C3%B6ren-lange/b5/812/7b2
Employee: Bianca Alves
Title: Team Lead Talent Acquisition | Tech & Corporate
Email address: bianca.alves@auto1.com
LinkedIn: https://de.linkedin.com/pub/bianca-alves/32/527/403