12 October 2017 - Berlin
Delivery Hero’s sale of UK business provisionally cleared by CMA
Berlin, 12 October 2017 – Delivery Hero Group (“Delivery Hero”), the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace, welcomes today’s announcement from the Competition and Markets Authority (the “CMA”) of the United Kingdom to provisionally clear the company’s sale of its UK business, Hungryhouse Holdings Limited (“Hungryhouse”), to Just Eat plc (“Just Eat”).
Delivery Hero continues to cooperate with the CMA towards the publication of a final decision in November 2017.
About Delivery Hero
Delivery Hero is the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace with number one market positions in terms of restaurants, active users and orders in more countries than any of its competitors and online and mobile platforms across 40+ countries in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), Latin America and the Asia-Pacific region. Delivery Hero also operates its own delivery service primarily in 60+ high-density urban areas around the world. The Company is headquartered in Berlin and has over 6,000 employees in addition to thousands of employed delivery drivers.
For more information, please visit www.deliveryhero.com.
WKN: A2E4K4; ISIN: DE000A2E4K43.
Bodo v. Braunmühl, Head of Corporate Communications, Delivery Hero
+49 (30) 544 45 9090
Duncan McIntyre, SVP Corporate Finance & Investor Relations, Delivery Hero
+49 (30) 544 45 9072
Bodo joined Delivery Hero in 2013. He started as Head of PR, today he is responsible for the company’s corporate communications. Before joining Delivery Hero he worked in the comms area for 20 years, holding various positions in journalism, marketing and PR at companys such as Burda, Springer or Betfair.
Bodo is a graduate of Deutsche Journalistenschule in Munich, and Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin. In addition he holds a Diplom (equiv. to MSc) in Regionalwissenschaften from University of Cologne.