Since June 2017, Markus Frank is Managing Director of Oath in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and responsible for the direction of the advertising business. The 46-year-old is heading the whole offer of display, mobile and video inventory as well as the ad tech portfolio for advertisers and publishers, including ONE by AOL, Yahoo Gemini and BrightRoll.
Markus Frank has more than 15 years of experience in the digital marketing industry. Prior to the strategic merge of AOL, Yahoo and Microsoft with more than 50 technology and media brands to form the new umbrella brand Oath, he led the advertising businesses of AOL for the German-speaking region as Managing Director. During his more than ten years for Microsoft Advertising he was Director Sales & Trade Marketing and responsible for the business unit Advertising and Online (A&O) and most recently a member of the executive management of Microsoft Germany. Before joining Microsoft, he worked at Yahoo as Head of Agency & Regional Sales, where he was responsible for the agency business. His further stations include among others Stock-World-Media AG.
Since 2010, Markus Frank is at the board of the Online-Vermarkterkreis (OVK – Circle of Online Marketers) of the Bundesverband Digitale Wirtschaft (BVDW). Since 2014, he is also member of the advisory board at the leading industry event dmexco.