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Oliver Minho Rippel, Director

Oliver Minho Rippel was appointed to our Board of Directors on January 31, 2017. He is the Chief Executive Officer of B2C e-commerce for Naspers Limited which includes retail, marketplaces and travel. He joined Naspers Limited in January 2009 as Head of Business Development in Southeast Asia before managing e-commerce in Africa and Middle East shortly thereafter. From 2011 to 2014, he oversaw e-commerce in South-east Asia, India and Africa. Between 2014 and 2015, he was managing online services segments including e-tail outside of Europe, travel, real estate, and mobile services. Before working for Naspers Limited, Mr. Rippel spent nine years at eBay—first in his home country Germany and then as part of the Asia-Pacific region in China, Korea, and South-East Asia. There, he mostly focused on strategy and business development, as well as category management and marketing operations. Mr. Rippel studied economics in Berlin, Germany.