Managing Director, Amadeus Germany / Vice President NECSE Region
Amadeus IT Group
Petra was appointed Vice President for the NECSE region effective 1 January 2012, and has continued in her role as Managing Director for Amadeus Germany, which she has held since December 2005. Since the beginning of 2013, the General Management of TravelTainment also reports to her.
Prior to joining Amadeus in 2001, Petra worked for Deutsche Lufthansa AG in Frankfurt, Germany. She joined the airline in 1983 and held various positions there, rising to head the Personnel Development Department where she was responsible for approximately 300 directors and high potential employees worldwide.
Petra holds a Diploma with distinction in Social Sciences (Sociology and Social Psychology) from the Universities of Saarbrücken and Mannheim in Germany. She speaks German, English, Greek and French, as well as basic Spanish and Italian. She is a German national who has also lived in Greece.