Executive Leadership

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Peter Holten Mühlmann

CEO and Founder

Peter Holten Mühlmann founded Trustpilot in 2007. Over the last fourteen years, he has led Trustpilot from a small Danish startup to a global, FTSE-250 listed company.

Day to day, Peter focuses on business strategy and product development and has overseen Trustpilot's expansion to 800+ employees across six countries. Today, Trustpilot is home to more than 140 million reviews of 626 thousand business websites, with an average of 44 million monthly review invitations sent by businesses, and generates an ARR of $134 million.

In 2013, Peter Mühlmann was named Danish Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young. He has a bachelor’s degree from Aarhus University School of Business.

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Hanno Damm

Chief Financial Officer

Hanno Damm joined Trustpilot at the outset of 2016, further expanding Trustpilot's growth in the U.S. Under Hanno's leadership, Trustpilot has more than tripled revenue while scaling costs and driving efficiency. Hanno led Trustpilot in securing $20M in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank in 2017, raising a $55M Series E round of financing led by Sunley House Capital Management in March 2019, and listing Trustpilot on the London Stock Exchange in March 2021.

Prior to Trustpilot, Hanno was a Senior Vice President at Bankrate Inc., where he oversaw corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions, leading Bankrate to become a top online personal finance destination in the U.S. Hanno has also held relevant positions at Apax Partners, a global private equity firm and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Hanno holds a MF in Finance from Princeton University and a Dipl. in Economics from the University of Bonn.

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Carolyn Jameson

Chief Trust Officer

Carolyn Jameson joined Trustpilot in the summer of 2019 to oversee Trustpilot’s legal affairs, global PR, and external communications with the primary goal of ensuring the integrity of Trustpilot’s platform as it continues to grow.

Prior to Trustpilot, Carolyn was Chief Legal Officer for Skyscanner and Head of International M&A for Ctrip, where she built and maintained their legal and public affairs, M&A, and corporate communications across global markets. She’s committed to using her experience to build trust between consumers and businesses and help drive the next step of Trustpilot’s journey.

Carolyn trained as a barrister and solicitor in London, and holds an LLM in Intellectual Property from University of Edinburgh.

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Tim Hilpert

Chief Operating Officer

Tim joined Trustpilot in February 2021 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Trustpilot, Tim held several senior roles at OLX Group, including Chief Executive Officer for Europe and Central Asia and Chief Executive Officer of OLX Markets.

Prior to this, Tim held various roles from Senior Manager to Senior Director at eBay.

Tim started his career at the Boston Consulting Group and holds a degree in Engineering from TU Berlin, and an MBA from the University of Vermont.

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Stephen Garland

Chief Technology and Product Officer

Steve joined Trustpilot in the summer of 2018 to oversee and drive Trustpilot’s Technology & Data organizations. In 2020, Steve's remit expanded to include Product, where he leads with a laser focus on data-driven growth and automation while delivering the best possible experience to consumers and businesses. In 2020 he drove 42% YoY growth in active consumers and 50% YoY growth in active businesses through scaling Trustpilot's platform and value proposition.

Prior to Trustpilot, Steve served as EVP and CTO for the Global Natural resources Data Analytics business Wood Mackenzie. He’s also held SaaS executive and technical roles from startups through FTSE100 — bringing over 20 years of experience in product development and data organizations, transforming enterprises into scalable SaaS organisations — and helping startups scale up through data, technology, and talent to become product-led.

Steve holds a BEng in Software Engineering from Edinburgh Napier University.

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Donna Murray Vilhelmsen

Chief People Officer

Donna joined Trustpilot in the spring of 2019 to lead Trustpilot’s Human Resources function. With more than 25 years experience in the field, Donna has the expertise to build and lead a world class HR function to see Trustpilot through the next exciting phase of growth. Her main focus is to make Trustpilot an even better place to work and grow in order to attract and retain the best in class talent for Trustpilot.

Prior to Trustpilot, Donna was an HR Vice President at COWI for their international business line. She’s also delivered meaningful impact at global organisations like AECOM and Maersk.

Donna holds a Bachelor of Human Resources Management degree from University of South Australia.

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Alicia Skubick

Chief Marketing Officer

Alicia joined Trustpilot in October 2021 as Chief Marketing Officer to lead the Marketing team, responsible for building Trustpilot’s brand globally and growing the community of trust between consumers and businesses. Alicia is also responsible for Trustpilot’s global partnerships, which includes identifying strategic partners to integrate with Trustpilot’s platform to deliver the benefits that matter most to our customers.

Alicia has a proven track record of building technology businesses and brands including Intuit, Sage, Western Union and Symantec. At Intuit, Alicia served as Marketing Director for the UK, responsible for building the brand and growing the customer base. Prior to Intuit, she led European Marketing for Sage Pay and globally for Travelex Business (now Western Union Business Solutions) as well as various global roles at Symantec.