Horst Hermann Bayer
Horst Bayer, a certified travel agent, has been working in the travel industry since 1982. From 1999 to 2008 he led the business travel program for Siemens in the USA and from 2009 to 2015 that of Hitachi Data Systems in EMEA. In 2017, he founded TravelHorst – Sustainable Business Travel Consulting, which is a member of BAUM e.V., the Federal Association for Environmentally Conscious Management. Since 2017, he has been Chairman of the Business Travel Working Group at the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC). Horst holds a bachelor’s degree in Global Business from the University of Phoenix and holds a certificate of sustainable tourism. He is a member of the VDR Committee on Sustainability and a trained “Climate Reality Leader” to work for a solution to the global climate crisis.