MARTIN STURZENEGGER

CEO ZURICH TOURISM

FACTS

THE CEO

Martin Sturzenegger has been CEO of Zürich Tourism since 2013, following strategic marketing and distribution roles in the rail and aviation sector.

ACTIVITY

He has an MBA from Manchester Business School and is active in various organizations, currently serving as Chairman of the FOOD ZURICH festival.

BIOGRAPHY

Martin Sturzenegger has headed the Zürich Tourism team as CEO since March 2013. Zürich Tourism is a privately financed destination management organization with around 120 employees, marketing Zurich in 14 source markets. The organization has won several prizes for its edgy content marketing.

Between 2010 and 2013, Martin worked at the Rhaetian Railway (Glacier Express and Bernina Express) as Head of Sales and Marketing and member of the Executive Board. Prior to that, he held various senior management positions at the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) and Swissair. Martin holds an MBA from Manchester Business School and lives with his family in Zurich.