Jens Bischof, born on 5 November 1965 in Frankfurt am Main, has been Chairman of the Management Board and Chief Executive Officer of Eurowings, based in Cologne, since March 2020. Jens Bischof is responsible for Strategy and Communication.
Jens Bischof started his career in the Lufthansa Group in 1990 at Lufthansa Cargo. Since then he has held several senior positions. From 2006 to 2011, for example, he headed Lufthansa’s passenger business in North and South America. Subsequently, he was responsible for the worldwide sales organization as Lufthansa Passenger Board Member and Chief Commercial Officer. In the past three years as CEO of SunExpress, he has successfully realigned the company, significantly expanded it and successfully positioned economically. The Business Economist also holds a Master's degree in Management from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
The airline and tourism expert supports start-up companies as a seed investor and consultant and is member of several supervisory boards, especially in the technology sector.
Jens Bischof is married and father of two children.