CEO, Swiss Travel System
Maurus Lauber has been working in Tourism for more than 35 years. He began his career at Swiss Federal Railways in 1976 with the main function in Marketing and Sales. Over the course of the 24 years at Swiss Federal Railways, he worked most of the time at the Zurich Airport Railway Station and at the head offices in Bern and Zurich.
In the year 2000, he became Vice President and Head of Marketing at Zurich Tourism, where he stayed for ten years. He was responsible for the worldwide Marketing of the city and area of Zurich as an attractive Leisure and MICE-destination.
In 2011, the most important public transportation companies of Switzerland founded the marketing company Swiss Travel System with the aim to increase the number of international passengers on Swiss Trains, Boats and Busses in a sustainable manner. In the position of the CEO, Maurus Lauber and his team and partners increased the international Sales of the Swiss Travel System Products together by 60% from 2011 to 2016.
Maurus Lauber lives in the area of Zurich, is married, has two adult sons, loves good food, fine wines and to play Hickory-Golf with his friends from all over the world.