Peter Lochbihler has been Director of Public Affairs at Booking.com since February 2016, heading a global government relations team, based at headquarters in Amsterdam.
Prior to joining Booking.com, Peter was working with Rolls-Royce from 2012 to 2016, where he served as Vice President – EU Affairs, representing the company towards the EU institutions. From 2001 to 2011, Peter held senior roles in Public Affairs consulting firms in Brussels, where he advised multinational corporations from various sectors.
Peter was born in Regensburg (Germany) and, following university studies in Germany, the UK and France, holds a Master of Arts in European Political and Administrative Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges (Belgium). Further to his native German, Peter speaks fluent English and French.
Peter attended the Georgetown Leadership Seminar at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service in 2011, is an alumnus of the British-German Young Königswinter Conference and a member of the Tönissteiner Kreis, a German network of executives in international business and politics.