Jens Paul Berndt

CTO & Head of Consumer Growth at Homegate AG

Jens Paul Berndt is an online-product-delivery enthusiast. His objective is to be a business leader who’s driving technology strategy and delivering cutting edge, best of breed technological solutions to meet the needs of the business. Jens stepped into the role for serving Homegate AG, the leading Swiss real estate marketplace, as CTO one year ago.

In the last 20 years, Jens has become proficient in a broad range of areas in the digital environment. He previously worked for the Berlin office of the Scout24 Group, operators of digital marketplaces for real estate and automobiles. He left there as Head of Technology for the “Developer and New Home Builder” market segment and as Head of Product Engineering in Vienna, after expanding the Austrian real estate portal.

Jens will talk about the journey to deliver products designed for the digital world. The digitalization of the newspaper speeded up the search and gave users a way bigger choice while speeding up their search.

Voice search combined with natural language processing and some machine learning ingredients will redefine the way how users find their new home in the future. Join us and learn more about Jens and his teams‘ journey on their way to deliver cutting edge search experience in the future.