Dirk Bestmann has been Head of Sales and Transport at Hamburger Hochbahn AG since 2008. In particular, he is responsible for managing the company’s revenues as well as the ticketing and the passenger information in the Hamburg Public Transport Association, Hamburger Verkehrsverbund hvv. He focuses on expanding the mobile routing and ticketing and is currently planning the launch of a Check-in/ Be-out system for smartphone users.
Since 2012 he also has been responsible for hvv switch, the new mobility service platform for Hamburg. With linking all mobility service providers it enables one-stop shopping for its customers to use complementary mobility offers as well as conventional public transport.