Marc Ruff mr
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
Marc Ruff brings 10 years of experience in the travel industry and Internet. As Vice President Europe for Expedia had the charge to develop the brand and the business of the leading online agency in different countries including France, Italy, Holland and Spain. He was also President of Anyway.com, the French travel website bought in October 2003 by the world leading e-tourism company Expedia. In 2001, he joined Expedia France as Managing Director with his double expertise of tourism and the Internet. He coordinated the development of Voyages-sncf.com within GL Expedia, the joint-venture between SNCF (French National railroad company) and Expedia. Marc Ruff graduated from ESCP (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris).
He started his career at Arthur Andersen in Paris. He joined Air France in 1995 as Marketing Manager for Germany and then Lufthansa in 1997 where he was in charge of the strategy for Southern and Western Europe; he became then Managing Director for Lufthansa in Spain. Marc Ruff is also an active member of the “Internet era”: in 2000, he founded I-deal, a company specialized in online auctions pricing solutions which was sold the same year to QXL.
Marc Ruff is the father of three children
Marc Pfohl mp
Co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer
Ex marketing director of Expedia France, where he was in charge of the marketing strategy for the French market. Marc brings a unique expertise in travel online marketing, he started his career at Spray (2000), then Lycos, as online marketing manager. Then he headed the online marketing of Voyages-SNCF.com (2002) prior to joining Expedia in 2004
Marc Pfohl is passionate by online marketing from the early beginning . He is also the co writer of the book ”promouvoir son site web” Edition Dunod (promote your website).
He love’s trekking around the world and is passionate by diving…close to the sharks and dolphins.
Marc is the happy father of two children.
Fabien Bourdier fb
Co-founder and Chief Operations Officer
Ex Managing Director (Expedia France) Fabien Bourdier is graduated from the EM Lyon (Higher education institute of Management based in Lyon). He started his career in 1995 as Assistant to the Marketing and Sales Development Manager at Air France in Germany. In 1997 he joined Lufthansa in Paris as Marketing and Strategy Manager for Southern and Western Europe. In 1999, Fabien Bourdier co-founded I-deal with Marc Ruff, a company specialized in on line auctions pricing solutions, and sold it to QXL.com in March 2000. He ran the company until March 2001.Fabien joined Expedia France in March 2001 with a double expertise in the areas of tourism and the Internet. As Managing Director, he was involved in Expedia’s development on the French market and coordinated the partnership agreement between Expedia and the SNCF (French railroad company). Fabien has traveled extensively.
He enjoys getting off the beaten track with a backpack but also indulging in luxury travel of all descriptions.