Chief Executive Officer

Christoph Ludmann
CEO of HolidayCheck Group AG

Christoph Ludmann is Chairman of the Management Board of HolidayCheck Group AG since February 2024.

Christoph Ludmann became CEO of HolidayCheck AG (Switzerland) in July 2017. He has been working for the hotel rating and booking portal since 2006. Most recently, he served as director of Online Marketing and was responsible for the departments Performance Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation and Business Intelligence. The experienced marketing expert studied political and administrative sciences at the University of Konstanz. He was born in Stuttgart, in 1982.

 

 

 

 

 

Chief Financial Officer

Uta Fesefeldt
CFO of HolidayCheck Group AG

Uta Fesefeldt is Chief Financial Officer of HolidayCheck Group AG since February 2024.

Uta Fesefeldt was VP Finance for the HolidayCheck Group since April 2022. In addition she has been appointed as managing director for HolidayCheck AG and the German legal entities. She has worked for the group in different management positions in the area of finance and controlling since 2011. Before that she worked in auditing and in group accounting at Ottogroup. Uta Fesefeldt studied European Business at the University of Applied Sciences Münster and the Business School of Bordeaux, did a MSc in Accounting and Financial Management at Lancaster University and a MBA at Leuphana University. She was born in Filderstadt, in 1979.

 

 

 

 

Managing Directors

 

Christoph Ludmann
CEO HolidayCheck AG

Christoph Ludmann became CEO of HolidayCheck AG in July 2017. He has been working for the hotel rating and booking portal since 2006. Most recently, he served as director of Online Marketing and was responsible for the departments Performance Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation and Business Intelligence. The experienced marketing expert studied political and administrative sciences at the University of Konstanz. He was born in Stuttgart, in 1982.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Christian Kaschner
CEO HC Touristik GmbH

Christian Kaschner was appointed as CEO of HC Touristik GmbH in March 2024. Before that he was Managing Director of the hotel brands InterCityHotel and Maxx Hotels at Deutsche Hospitality. For over 10 years he held various management positions at travel companies such as lastminute.com, HolidayAutos and Check24, as well as for international hotel groups such as Marriott Int. and the NH Hotel Group. He started his career at the Marriott Hotel in Munich. Christian Kaschner was born in Lübeck in 1974.

 

 

 

 

 

Erik Weenink
CEO Driveboo AG

Erik Weenink has been Managing Director of Driveboo AG since July 2017. He started working for HolidayCheck AG in 2013 as Interim Manager & Management Consultant for the brand MietwagenCheck. In the course of a carve-out in 2017 MietwagenCheck became part of the newly founded Driveboo AG.  Erik Weenink is an experienced automotive manager, specialized in the rental car business. He worked five years for the online rental car platform Holidaycars.com and eight years as Director Sales & Marketing as well as Business Development Manager for the car rental company Hertz. He started his career as Account Manager Fleetsales for the automobile companies Fiat and Ford. He was also born in Leiden, in the Netherlands, in 1966.

 

 

 

Pictures: Susanne Mölle