Berlin, Dezember 3rd, 2015. Catawiki, the fastest growing online auction site in Europe is the winner of the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA Award. The Dutch company is on top of the 500 fastest-growing companies across the technology, media and telecommunications industries in Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA).
Catawiki’s Founder and CEO, Rene Schoenmaker commented: ‘”It is a great honour to be recognised for the phenomenal growth that we have experienced over the past three years. To be awarded top of the list against such key leading brands within the industry is a tremendous achievement and one that we are very proud to receive.”
Catawiki also topped the list of companies in the Dutch Deloitte Technology Fast 50 earlier this year.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA were announced at The Lanesborough Hotel on the 2nd December 2015.
Catawiki is Europe’s fastest-growing online auction house for special items. In 2008, René Schoenmakers (CEO) and Marco Jansen (CTO) founded the company as a community for collectors, and it has become the largest online destination for buying and selling special objects. Since 2011, Catawiki has been hosting weekly auctions, now in 80 categories, from classic cars to vintage watches. Experts supervise the auctions, guaranteeing varied, high quality selections of the lots. Catawiki's special payment system also provides a secure and simple means of transaction.