Saurabh Saxena
Head of M&A
AVIV Group

Saurabh has built, financed, and exited several marketplaces, notably Quandoo restaurant SaaS (exited to recruit holdings for $219m) and Houzen proptech AI based marketplace (exited to partners) where he led large product and sales teams and capital raising campaigns. Previously, he spent several years in strategy consulting, M&A and private equity. He is particularly excited about full-stack marketplaces and the use of proprietary and deep technologies within marketplaces.


Scaling a Pan European PropTech Platform

Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, the Aviv Group is one of the world’s largest digital real estate tech companies.  It is a subsidiary of Axel Springer and its brands include some of Europe’s best known real estate marketplaces including SeLoger (France), Immowelt (Germany) and Immoweb (Belgium).  It also owns Meilleurs Agents, France’s leading real estate valuation provider, Housell in Spain, and Yad2 in Israel.

In this session, Saurabh discusses how the Aviv Group see the future of marketplaces and is building a pan-European proptech platform to make it happen.