CEO, Ramelow (Germany)

Mark Ramelow

Marc Ramelow, born in 1963 lives in Hamburg, Germany.

Marc is CEO of the German multi brand fashion retailer “Gustav Ramelow KG” in the small town of Elmshorn, about 30 km northwest of Hamburg. Founded already in 1872 the company has a very long history and Marc is running the family business in 4th generation since 1996.

The retail company operates seven fashion stores between 1.500 sq. m and 5.500 sq. m in small cities all around northern Germany. Selling fashion for women, men and kids, Ramelow also runs lingerie and sport departments. In their flagship store in Heide about 100 km north of Hamburg a restaurant as well as a kid’s toy department are added. The assortment is mid-market to upper market range and includes nearly all relevant fashion brands in the German market.

Marc holds a diploma in business administration and was trained in banking (Commerzbank Hamburg). In his early career 1990 Marc started at Peek & Cloppenburg, Düsseldorf, known as one of the best fashion retailers in Germany as a trainee and finalized as a store manager with buying permits.
Actually Marc is also vice president of the trade company organization VMG / AGA, representing wholesale and retail business in Northern Germany. Marc is also engaged as a business angel and investor in five German startup businesses in Hamburg, Berlin and Munster.