About IPK International
Founded by Rolf Freitag IPK International is a tourism consulting company highly qualified in travel research and tourism marketing & tourism master plans and counts among the leading tourism consulting groups worldwide.
For about 200 clients in the private and public sector in more than 50 countries around the globe, IPK has successfully completed more than 1,000 customized tourism studies over the past 45 years.
With its World Travel Monitor®and European Travel Monitor®, IPK International has the world’s most comprehensive tourism database on European, Arabian, Asian, North and South American outbound travel behavior.
In cooperation with an international network of leading market research institutes, IPK carries out all kinds of quantitative and qualitative travel research in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia/Pacific. With its team of experienced tourism experts, highly skilled market researchers and marketing specialists, IPK develops tourism strategies, tourism forecasts, tourism marketing concepts and tourism master plans for successful tourism development on a regional, national and international level.
IPK’s success factors: With the World Travel Monitor® the world's most comprehensive database on tourism demand, vast experience in tourism market research and highly specialized know-how of tourism strategies, tourism marketing, tourism master plans and business development.
IPK International - World Travel Monitor Company Ltd. and IPK International - World Tourism Marketing Consultants GmbH
President and founder: Rolf D. Freitag
Rolf D. Freitag studied Economics at the University of Berlin and Munich and graduated at the “Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München” where he gained his Master Degree in Economy. In 1969, he founded IPK International. The company has specialized in tourism research, tourism marketing and tourism master planning. During his professional career, Rolf Freitag has successfully completed more than 1,000 projects in 50 countries worldwide.
COO: Paco Buerbaum
Senior Data Analyst & Controller: Christian Sauerland
Senior Research Manager: Julia Howacker
Marketing Consultant: Fenja Weberskirch
Marketing Consultant: Madeleine Bullinger