Tobias Ragge (40) has been managing the second-generation, family-owned company since March 2008. He joined HRS as an Executive Assistant in 2004 and became Head of Marketing in 2005. Since then, he has been gradually expanding the hotel portal in an international direction. He transformed the HRS family business into a global company: HRS took over the alpine portal Tiscover in 2008 and acquired the international Hotel Reservation Service HOTEL DE AG in 2011. In 2014, HRS took over several companies in the field of rental vacations, which was the basis for the launch of the holiday homes portal HRS Holidays. Overall, the HRS Group has 28 offices worldwide, employs over 1,650 employees and offers more than 850,000 accommodations.
Tobias Ragge studied International Business Administration at the European Business School in Oestrich-Winkel, Germany. After successfully completing his studies and receiving his degree in Business Administration, he began his professional career in 2002 at Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Europe’s leading airline. Within the corporation, he worked for the airline Lufthansa Passage in the units CRM and Corporate Strategy, as well as for the subsidiary Lufthansa Cargo in the area of alliance management in Atlanta, USA.
Hall 11.1, Young Professionals Stage
Convention Hall 7.1b, Auditorium London