Jost remembers times when people talked about a brand new thing called the „Internet", and when the first „mobile“ phone weighed over 10 kilos... After completing his business studies and earning his Ph.D. in Business Administration he launched into a successful career with large media corporations. Jost held various Managing Director roles in different parts of the world. Before joining Cliqz, he was CEO at Elitepartner, one of Europe’s leading matchmaking companies and online brands. Jost is a marketing and sales guy at heart who strongly believes in the power of brands.