CEO & Founder
Volker Herrmann is one of the founders and Chief Executive Officer of InteRES. He is ambitious on bringing best technology solutions to his customers and this in a constantly changing environment. Volker is a travel industry visionary and with his experience and passion he turns challenges into opportunities. Under Volker´s leadership the company has grown up to 40 employees who give their best every day.
It all started more than 20 years ago. In 1997, Volker, his father Rainer and his partner Thomas Kreß founded InteRES – now one of the leading software companies in the travel industry. They went online with a company, focusing on flight bookings via the internet in a time where not more than six million computers were connected to the world-wide-web. Thomas Kreß left the company in 2013, but still plays an important role for Volker and the company.
Prior to founding InteRES, Volker worked for Amadeus as Head of Sales, from 1990 to 1992. He then moved on to the position of Marketing & Sales Manager at TISS Travel Information Systems GmbH in Heilbronn from 1992 to 1994. Following that, he was employed by the Touristik Software Company in Darmstadt as Marketing & Sales Manager from 1994 to 1996.
Volker Herrmann earned a degree in Tourism Management from the International School of Tourism in Zurich in 1990. During his time studying, he also gained work experience with Softair AG and Deutsche Lufthansa.
In his free time Volker can be met at one of the golf courses around Rhine-Main area. As a passionate golf player he still trains his handicap together with his family and friends.