I help companies to dominate in search, worldwide.

About Bastian Grimm

I’m the CEO and Director of Organic Search at Peak Ace AG and a renowned expert in large-scale, international SEO – managing sites of almost any size in highly competitive industries around the globe.

Always eager to expand my knowledge, with more than 15 years’ experience in online marketing, technical and global SEO, I currently oversee Peak Ace’s search engine optimisation as well as content marketing initiatives.

Speaking engagements

I’ve spoken at over a hundred events in the past years, covering a broad variety of search-related topics from technical to international SEO, everything concerning web performance, as well as my views on where the future of search is heading:

Upcoming conferences & events:
  • 18/03/20: SMX Munich 2020 in Munich (DE)

  • 17/03/20: Advanced Technical SEO Workshop in Munich (DE)

  • 10/02/20: SEO zraz 2020 in Bratislava (SK)

  • 04/02/20: Friends of Search 2020 in Amsterdam (NL)

  • 05/12/19: Tech SEO Boost 2019 in Boston (US)

  • 22/11/19: SEOkomm 2019 in Salzburg (AT)

  • 20/11/19: Technical SEO 2020 Workshop in Salzburg (AT)

  • 13/11/19: SMX East NY 2019 in New York (US)

  • 07/11/19: SEO-DAY 2019 in Cologne (DE)

  • 16/10/19: Digital Growth Unleashed in London (UK)

  • 09/10/19: Digitalzone 19 in Istanbul (TR)

  • 02/10/19: Advanced Technical SEO Workshop in Berlin (DE)

  • 30/09/19: SMX Advanced Europe 2019 in Berlin (DE)

  • 24/09/19: SEOktoberfest G50 Summit in Munich (DE)

  • 20/06/19: SearchLeeds 2019 in Leeds (UK)

  • 21/05/19: SMX London 2019 in London (UK)

  • 02/04/19: SMX Munich 2019 in Munich (DE)

  • 14/03/19: inOrbit 19 in Portorož (SI)

  • 30/01/19: SMX West 2019 in San Jose (US)

  • 18/01/19: Search Y! in Paris (FR)

Are you looking for…

SEO strategy & consulting?

In need of a sparring partner or another pair of eyes to evaluate your SEO strategy? Missing a state-of-the-art SEO audit? Let’s go!

SEO training & education?

Full & half-day workshops tailored to your (team’s) specific needs?
Let me help!

…a conference speaker?

Are you looking for an experienced speaker for your next (search) conference? Let me know!

Some of the brands I’ve worked with

My free technical SEO course

Want to better understand how to manage crawling and indexing? Keen to optimise your site performance, learn about hreflang, redirects and canonical tags as well as which tools you shouldn’t overlook if you want to be at the top of your technical SEO game? Then look no further. I have teamed up with the search intelligence specialists at SEMrush to create an in-depth “Technical SEO Course” for beginners and specialists alike. And what’s more? It’s completely free to participate!

In the press

Recent interviews, contributions to whitepapers, guest posts and articles in other publications:

  • How to avoid a site migration disaster at 11.01.19 on searchengineland.com [EN]

  • Online Marketing Trends 2019 at 10.01.19 on omt.de [DE]

  • Everything You Need to Know About Site Architecture (all in one whitepaper) at 03.01.19 on deepcrawl.com [EN]

  • Themenradar: Rückblick, Ausblick und Einblick at 12.12.18 on suchradar.de [DE]

  • Wie Googles Fokus auf Machine Learning SEO verändert: Wird Verweildauer wichtigste KPI? at 30.10.18 on omr.de [DE]

  • Die SEO-Trends 2018 (SEOday 2018 Edition) at 23.10.18 on seitwert.de [DE]

  • Was sind die häufigsten SEO-Fehler in Online-Shops? at 23.10.18 on onlinehaendler-news.de [DE]

  • Everything You Need to Know About Optimising Site Speed & Performance for UX at 11.06.18 on deepcrawl.com [EN]

  • Everything You Need to Know About Internationalisation (all in one whitepaper) at 11.06.18 on deepcrawl.com [EN]

  • Ask the SMXperts: The latest in advanced technical SEO at 10.05.18 on searchengineland.com [EN]

  • Interview mit Bastian Grimm von der Peak Ace AG at 19.04.18 on netzwirtschaft.de [DE]

  • Are You Ready for Google’s Mobile-First Index? [PODCAST] at 22.03.13 on searchenginejournal.com [EN]

… interested?