Since October 2016 Roland Keppler has become CEO of TUIfly, a company he had already managed some years earlier. Before this, Roland Keppler was CEO of the char sharing company car2go.In 2009, he was appointed CEO of Europcar’s German subsidiary and Europcar group CEO in 2012. Roland left Europcar in July 2014 after a thorough transformation process.
Educated as an engineer, he began his career in 1992 as controller at Preussag AG, before joining airline Hapag Lloyd in 2002, where he was appointed Finance Director of its low cost branch, Hapag Lloyd Express.
He was appointed CEO in 2005. Following the merger of Hapag Lloyd and HLX to form TUIfly, and having developed the company’s digital subsidiary (TUI Interactive) and organizing the integration of TUIfly in Central Europe, Roland Keppler was named CEO of TUIfly in 2007.