Timm Richter: Xing brings Product Board of Traveltainment


According to a statement, Richter joins the newly created CPO position on the Xing Board as soon as possible, but no later than 1 March 2013. The graduate mathematician was initially a consultant and then project manager at McKinsey, before he went to Tchibo, where he was after various stations last Division Manager Innovations & Services.

In 2008, Timm Richter then moved to the tourism industry, initially as managing director of Berge & Meer Touristik GmbH. Since the beginning of 2011 he has been Managing Director of Traveltainment GmbH, a provider of travel distribution on the Internet and in travel agencies. Traveltainment offers dynamic packaging solutions, consulting and booking software for travel agents and Internet booking engines.

Neil Sunderland, Chairman of the Xing Supervisory Board, commented: "With Timm Richter, we have gained an experienced manager who has a great understanding of combining technical expertise and customer focus, and will be instrumental in driving Xing's growth through consistent alignment with the market Continue with our customers. "