Smartfrog CEO Charles Fraenkl is an internet and telco veteran. Prior to Smartfrog, he was the CEO of Gigaset AG, a leading communication technology company listed on the prime standard of German stock-exchange. Before that, Charles was CEO of ClickandBuy, CEO of AOL Germany, CEO of Vodafone Telecommerce Group, Head of Technology of Vodafone, Member of the Executive Board of e-plus and a Managing Director of Swisscom.
Charles Fraenkl, who hails from Switzerland, graduated with a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the ETH Zurich. He also holds a Master of Science in Management from the London Business School and speaks 5 languages.