Pinterest announces the appointment of Clément Schvartz as new Country Manager for EMEA Growth Sales on Pinterest. Based in Dublin, Clément will report to Milka Privodanova, Sales Director for EMEA.
Clément will be responsible for leading sales strategy and executing it across Pinterest’s EMEA growth markets including Spain, Netherlands, Italy, Nordics, Switzerland, Austria, Poland and Israel. This includes leading the team and supporting advertiser relationships to maximize the valuable opportunities that allow them to uniquely reach an engaged and commercially interested audience on the platform.
Before you join Pinterest, Clément spent almost four years in Meta, where he most recently served as Managing Director for Mid-Market Growth Verticals in North America, leading a multi-disciplinary, multi-million dollar company. Prior to Meta, Clément spent 12 years at Google, both in EMEA and the US, building and leading sales teams focused on the UK, France and Italy. He also led the global strategy for enterprise platforms (Search & Analytics 360), working closely with the product and technical departments of the major global advertising markets. Clément has held positions at Unilever and Orange.
«Clément is a respected leader with extensive experience creating and expanding growth markets across all industries. His extensive experience across technology and consumer products, as well as delivering results to clients and agencies of all sizes, makes him the ideal person to grow our business in the emerging markets of EMEA.» – Milka Privodanova, Head of Sales for EMEA at Pinterest.
«People need inspiration now more than ever, and millions of people use Pinterest every day to find it. I look forward to working with brands to unlock the potential of this unique platform and connect advertisers with a business-centric audience that is already looking for products and ideas to help them move from inspiration to action..” – Clément Schvartz, EMEA Growth Sales Country Manager at Pinterest.
visual inspiration platform
Pinterest is a platform for visual inspiration 465 million people from all over the world come every month to plan different aspects of their lives. For example, what to have for dinner, what products to buy, how to decorate your home, and new travel destinations to travel to. People come to Pinterest to try something new. This makes it an ideal platform for companies, publishers and creatives to showcase their products and services, explainer videos and tutorials and tell an exciting brand story.
Pinterest has a growing and passionate user base across EMEA, and businesses have an opportunity to connect with this audience when they’re thinking about what to make or buy. 83% of Pinterest Weekly Pinners say they made a purchase based on content they viewed from brands on Pinterest (GfK, Pinterest Path to Purchase Study Among Weekly Pinners Using Pinterest in Category). Under Clément’s leadership, the Pinterest team will continue to help local brands reach their audiences and inspire consumers in its emerging markets.