Rasmus Giese, CEO of United Internet Media, is responsible for media marketing of United Internet SE’s own portals - WEB.DE, GMX, 1&1, mail.com and the global advertising network AD Europe. Rasmus Giese started his career in 1996 as a consultant at the advertising agency Scholz & Friends. In 1998, the business graduate joined AOL Germany in Hamburg. Giese took over the management of orangemedia in 2004. In 2008 he managed the fusion of orangemedia and Ad2Net to Ströer Interactive and as managing director he made the new company Germany’s leading independent portfolio marketer.