Ralf Teckentrup is Chief Commercial Officer at Thomas Cook Group Airline, Managing Director of Condor Flugdienst GmbH and Board Member of Thomas Cook GmbH (formerly Thomas Cook AG).
His career began at the Group Organisation of Deutsche Lufthansa in 1986 with reorganisation projects and cost cutting programs. In 1994 Ralf Teckentrup was nominated Head of Group Organisation and in 1996 Head of Marketing and Sales. From 1997 to 1998 he was a board member and responsible for controlling and administration and for network management and marketing in 1998 - 2003. Following a restructuring in 2003 he took over the responsiblitity for network management, IT, infrastructure airports and procurement at Lufthansa Passage.
Ralf Teckentrup joined Condor in 2004, and was nominated as a board member for Thomas Cook GmbH on 1 January 2004.
Outside of Thomas Cook, Teckentrup is member of the board at Sixt AG, the advisory Board of Deutsche Flugsicherung (DFS), Bundesverband der Deutschen Tourismuswirtschaft (BTW) and president of the Bundesverband der Deutschen Fluggesellschaften e.V. (BDF).