Tech & Innovation - August 25, 2022

Delivery Hero Tech Academy: Completion of successful pilot

Berlin, 25 August 2022 – Delivery Hero SE (“Delivery Hero” or the “Company”), the world’s leading local delivery platform, has successfully completed the pilot of the Delivery Hero Tech Academy (“DHTA”) – the Company’s flagship initiative for supporting diversity in tech. 

The DHTA program spanned 9.5-months, equipping students with the knowledge of the Java and Python coding languages to launch their careers as entry-level engineers at Delivery Hero. It also included a three-month internship in one of the Company’s tech and product teams. 

Delivery Hero is proud to announce that at the completion of the program, more than 75% of the cohort have been hired as full-time employees.

Christian Hardenberg, CTO of Delivery Hero, said: With the DHTA, we set out with the goal to grow our team and help people to start a career in tech, and I feel confident to say that we have achieved this. We are pleased with the outcome of this pilot program and look forward to what’s to come next.”

DHTA pilot

Learn more about the Delivery Hero Tech Academy here.

Delivery Hero is the world’s leading local delivery platform, operating its service in over 70 countries across Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa. The Company started as a food delivery service in 2011 and today runs its own delivery platform on four continents. Additionally, Delivery Hero is pioneering quick commerce, the next generation of e-commerce, aiming to bring groceries and household goods to customers in under one hour and often in 20 to 30 minutes. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Delivery Hero has been listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2017 and is now part of the MDAX stock market index. For more information, please visit

Lena Carlson
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