Peter Holten Mühlmann founded Trustpilot in 2007 and has been the main driver behind the company’s continued global expansion. Over the last thirteen years, he has led Trustpilot from a small Danish startup to an international, multi million-dollar company. He heads the company focusing on business strategy and product development and has expanded it from 1 to 700+ employees across six countries. Today, Trustpilot is home to more than 100 million reviews of 360,000 websites, receiving an average of 2 million reviews per month.
In 2013, Peter Mühlmann was named Danish Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young.
Peter has a bachelor’s degree from Aarhus University School of Business.
Hanno Damm joined Trustpilot at the outset of 2016, further expanding Trustpilot's growth in the U.S. Under Hanno's leadership, Trustpilot has more than tripled revenue while scaling costs and driving efficiency. Hanno led Trustpilot in securing $20M in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank in 2017, raising a $55M Series E round of financing led by Sunley House Capital Management in March 2019, and listing Trustpilot on the London Stock Exchange in March 2021.
Prior to Trustpilot, Hanno was a Senior Vice President at Bankrate Inc., where he oversaw corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions, leading Bankrate to become a top online personal finance destination in the U.S. Hanno has also held relevant positions at Apax Partners, a global private equity firm and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Hanno holds a MF in Finance from Princeton University and a Dipl. in Economics from the University of Bonn.
Steve joined Trustpilot in the summer of 2018 to oversee and drive Trustpilot’s Technology & Data organizations. In 2020, Steve's remit expanded to include Product, where he leads with a laser focus on data-driven growth and automation while delivering the best possible experience to consumers and businesses. In 2020 he drove 42% YoY growth in active consumers and 50% YoY growth in active businesses through scaling Trustpilot's platform and value proposition.
Prior to Trustpilot, Steve served as EVP and CTO for the Global Natural resources Data Analytics business Wood Mackenzie. He’s also held SaaS executive and technical roles from startups through FTSE100 — bringing over 20 years of experience in product development and data organizations, transforming enterprises into scalable SaaS organisations — and helping startups scale up through data, technology, and talent to become product-led.
Steve holds a BEng in Software Engineering from Edinburgh Napier University.
Tim joined Trustpilot in February 2021 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Trustpilot, Tim held several senior roles at OLX Group, including Chief Executive Officer for Europe and Central Asia and Chief Executive Officer of OLX Markets.
Prior to this, Tim held various roles from Senior Manager to Senior Director at eBay.
Tim started his career at the Boston Consulting Group and holds a degree in Engineering from TU Berlin, and an MBA from the University of Vermont.
Carolyn Jameson joined Trustpilot in the summer of 2019 to oversee Trustpilot’s legal affairs, global PR, and external communications with the primary goal of ensuring the integrity of Trustpilot’s platform as it continues to grow.
Prior to Trustpilot, Carolyn was Chief Legal Officer for Skyscanner and Head of International M&A for Ctrip, where she built and maintained their legal and public affairs, M&A, and corporate communications across global markets. She’s committed to using her experience to build trust between consumers and businesses and help drive the next step of Trustpilot’s journey.
Carolyn trained as a barrister and solicitor in London, and holds an LLM in Intellectual Property from University of Edinburgh.
Donna joined Trustpilot in the spring of 2019 to lead Trustpilot’s Human Resources function. With more than 25 years experience in the field, Donna has the expertise to build and lead a world class HR function to see Trustpilot through the next exciting phase of growth. Her main focus is to make Trustpilot an even better place to work and grow in order to attract and retain the best in class talent for Trustpilot.
Prior to Trustpilot, Donna was an HR Vice President at COWI for their international business line. She’s also delivered meaningful impact at global organisations like AECOM and Maersk.
Donna holds a Bachelor of Human Resources Management degree from University of South Australia.
Board of Directors
Tim is the founder and Chairman of Incisive Media which he founded in 1994. In August 2007, 12 years after starting Incisive, he completed the $630m acquisition of American Law Media creating a group with an enterprise value over $1bn, 2500 staff and revenues well in excess of £250m. Tim has extensive experience of Chairing public or private equity backed businesses in the technology and media sector.
Peter is Chief Executive Officer and founded Trustpilot in 2007. Over the last thirteen years, he has led Trustpilot from a small Danish start-up to an international company.
Hanno joined Trustpilot in January 2016. Prior to joining Trustpilot, Hanno was a Senior Vice President at Bankrate Inc., where he oversaw corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to that Hanno held positions at Apax Partners, a global private equity firm, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Angela was appointed as a Senior Independent Director of Trustpilot in March 2021. She previously served as a Non-Executive Director of Trustpilot. Angela holds board positions at Rentokil Initial plc, Page Group plc, Janus Henderson Group plc, Pikl Insurances Services Limited, and Future plc.
Claire was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Trustpilot in February 2021. Claire is chief executive officer of Not On The High Street, an online marketplace for gifts and lifestyle products from small businesses.
Rachel was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Trustpilot in February 2021. Rachel was the group finance director for PayPoint Plc, a leading provider of retail technology services to convenience retailers, parcel services and payments technology.
Joe was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Trustpilot in June 2021. Joe joins us from California in the United States, and he has a very impressive track record of revenue growth and value creation at global Fortune 500 and private companies, including Facebook, Gannett, AOL, VideoEgg and Friendster.
Mohammed is a Managing Director at Advent International where he leads Sunley House Capital, Advent’s public equities and crossover privates business.
Ben is a partner and member of the founding team at Vitruvian Partners LLP and leads the data and analytics and consumer technology sector teams.
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