Oliver Krohne founded YIELDKIT 2009 in the Hanseatic City of Hamburg. His aim was to develop software which connects advertiser and publisher in an innovative, intelligent, direct and easy way. Today, YIELDKIT’s solutions pair AI technology with business relationships around the world – a Hanseatic tradition which has characterized the City of Hamburg for centuries.

Our City

The City of Hamburg is known for successful as well as international trade relations. The first settlers started residing in the harbor of Hamburg during the 13th century in order to im- and export contemporary and exotic goods from all over the world. Through this Hamburg’s world image as an international trading hotspot was evolved and even today it is one of the largest economic hubs for goods and commodities. At YIELDKIT we strive to keep up this century-old tradition and transfer it into the digital age. Our ad tech-experts from ten different nations are joining smart solutions in the performance marketing industry in order to connect publishers and advertisers worldwide. The hanseatic virtues of reliability, decency and equity are established as YIELDKIT’s core company values and are proudly lived by in our customer relations every single day.


We are currently a team of 30 ad tech specialists from 11 different countries, working on the development of innovative advertising solutions at international standards.

YIELDKIT history

In 2011 YIELDKIT emerged from its predecessor loved.by which was founded in 2009 by Oliver Krohne, Thorsten Singhofen and Thomas Huben. The original founding company was supported by Lars Hinrichs and his incubator company, HackFwd. From 2011 onwards YIELDKIT started to focus on monetization of blogs and websites.Since the end of 2015 Oliver Krohne and Lars Hinrichs are the only shareholders and Oliver Krohne is managing CEO.
Today YIELDKIT is working with over 60 performance networks and has access to more than 50,000 active advertiser programs, which are used by premium publishers to monetize their inventory. Worldwide YIELDKIT sees over 80 million users every month with an intent to buy products and services online. YIELDKIT is now active in over 160 countries. The largest turnover occurs within the DACH region, followed by Great Britain, the rest of Europe, the USA, Brazil, India and Russia.

CareerWe Are Hiring!

Our team in Hamburg is steadily growing and we welcome speculative applications. Find our current vacancies below.

Job Vacancies

For Publishers
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+49 40 41 620 401

For Advertisers
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+49 40 41 630 397

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HR / Office
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