Meet the team

XOM Materials‘ Leadership Team: Deep Expertise in Steel, Digital, and Entrepreneurship

Leadership

  • Tim Milde

    Chief Commercial Officer

    Tim Milde has led XOM Materials since its founding. His focus is on finding new customers and growing the platform into a global marketplace. Prior to joining XOM Materials, Tim was Chief Operating Officer of kloeckner.i from its inception 2014 until 2017. Throughout his career, he has held multiple leadership roles in steel and metals distribution.

  • Matthias Affeldt

    Chief Technology Officer

    Matthias Affeldt has served as the CTO for XOM Materials since the company’s founding. Before joining XOM Materials, he devised the e-commerce strategy at kloeckner.i. Matthias has more than 20 years of e-commerce expertise, working with brands such as Adidas, Mister Spex, Sparkasse, and Mirapodo/MyToys. He also contributed to two successful start-up launches.

  • Marek Sacha

    Chief Operating Officer

    The former McKinsey consultant joins XOM Materials from Cera Care, the UK digital healthcare platform that he co-founded and led as CEO. Marek also co-founded and led the Czech company Rohlik.cz as CEO. He was named one of the Forbes 30 Under 30 in 2016 and an Aspen Young Leader in 2017. Cera Care won Healthcare Start-up of the Year 2016.

Our 5 core values

  • 1

    Meeting the highest standards of corporate ethics through open communication with both vendors and buyers.

  • 2

    Protecting vendor and buyer data and product prices by following best practices for confidentiality, data privacy, and security.

  • 3

    Offering a vast range of products from trustworthy vendors.

  • 4

    Providing digital processes that enable customers to innovate their businesses, gain efficiency and productivity, and save time to spend on collaborative relationships that matter.

  • 5

    Collaborating closely with buyers and vendors to ensure their satisfaction with the products and services we offer. Our customer service includes easy access to expert advisors.

Our story so far

  • December
    2017

  • The Founding of XOM Materials

  • March
    2018

  • XOM Materials marketplace officially launched

    XOM Materials is the online platform for steel, materials, and plastics sales and ordering. It is brand-independent, collaborating closely with buyers and vendors to ensure their satisfaction with the products and services we offer. Our customer service includes easy access to expert advisors.
  • June
    2018

  • Second office in Germany opened

    XOM Materials opened its second office in the German city of Duisburg. The office extends XOM Materials’ reach within Germany and is responsible for international sales and technology development.
  • October
    2018

  • New US subsidiary opened in Atlanta, Georgia

    XOM Materials is expanding globally, with its recent opening of a branch office in Atlanta, USA. The office will serve as XOM Materials’ beachhead in this highly attractive market, which continues to grow at a steady rate.

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