Dr. Heinz Raufer,
born in 1964, is a founding shareholder of hotel.info. As Chairman of the Managing Board he is in charge of Finance and internationalization. Heinz Raufer has long-standing experience in software development and online services. In 1995, he founded and managed „Axis information systems GmbH“. This internet systems house was renamed „AtradaTrading Network AG“ in 1998 and taken over by „T-Online International AG“ three years later. Apart from his work as CEO, Dr. Raufer is a member of "Verband Deutsches Reisemanagement (VDR)" and active in many working groups. His expertise is also much sought after by business start-up initiatives.
Thus he has been supporting the Business Plan competition of the Netzwerk-Nordbayern
by his voluntary activity as juror for ten years now.
He currently oversees the running of six branch offices: hotel.info hotel booking Ltd. in London (UK); hotel.info France S.A.R.L. in Paris (France); hotel.info reservas hoteleras S.L. in Barcelona (Spain); hotel.info Italia S.r.l. in Rome (Italy); Germany's representative office, hotel.info HI GmbH Shanghai in Shanghai (China); and hotel.info Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.