Gerhard Dongowski studied historical and political sciences and worked several years in a university environment. After that he trained as a product manager multimedia and changed into the digital business. 2000 he joined the Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft in Hannover, well known as the biggest Yellow Pages Publisher in Germany. For about 11 years Gerhard Dongowski was responsible for the development of the digital products and services of the Schlütersche. 2011 he took responsibility for the Business Development of the company and his main fields of activity are the acquisition of strategic investments, partnerships and cooperations.