Tobias Ragge has been managing the second-generation, family-owned company since March 2008. He joined HRS as Executive Assistant in 2004 and became Head of Marketing in 2005. In his role as chief executive, Ragge has transformed the HRS Group into a global company, expanding the hotel portal internationally and strengthening its market position with the launch of innovative services for corporate customers. In 2018, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Europe recognized Ragge as one of the “Top 20” achievers in Europe. In 2014, 2016 and 2018 he was named one of the 25 most influential executives in the business travel industry by the BTN Group, the leading provider of news and information serving the business travel industry.