Co-founder and CEO
Tripsta | Travelplanet24 | airtickets®
Philipp is half German, half Greek and was born in 1980 close to Munich. After receiving a Diploma in International Business Administration from Munich Business School in 2005, he moved to Greece and co-founded Tripsta with Kristof Keim. Currently he is acting as CEO of Tripsta, one of the largest OTA’s and most recognized leaders in the industry. Tripsta, airtickets®, and travelplanet24 are preferred by more than a million loyal travelers throughout the 45 global markets that the company presently operates in.
In 2015 Tripsta acquired airtickets®, a competitor in south-east Europe. Tripsta, with an annual transaction volume of around 520 million and offices in Athens, Bucharest and Istanbul, is the largest OTA in South Eastern Europe and amongst Europe’s top 5.
Philipp loves his job, is fond of technology, believes in positive side of things, while he is fascinated by good old wine.