We are passionate about what we do and we enjoy our personal relationships with our partners and customers.
In case you have not been in touch with OIK yet, these are your main contacts at OIK
Alexander Carius - Managing Director
Found his passion for Tourism in 1991, travel agent, call center and field sales experience. Has a master’s degree in Tourism Management and held various senior management positions during his career in the tour operating, airline, theme- and holiday park industry.
Loves traveling, diving, mountain biking, trail running and to ride his motorcycle.
Our Product & Sales Managers
Dominique Knippel - Senior Product & Sales Manager
Started travelling as a toddler and developed a passion for travel within the following years. Obtained a Bachelor's degree in International Tourism Management and a Master's degree in International Management. During her studies, she also spent four months in Seville, Spain and seven months in Vancouver, Canada, gaining work experience in the fields of sales, operations and product management.
Has a passion for swimming, loves music and watching movies and enjoys exploring new destinations and cultures.
Wiebke Harwardt - Product & Sales Manager
After finishing High School, Wiebke spent a year in Sweden on a European Voluntary Service, learning the language and helping others to find their place in the World. That’s why she loves working in Tourism.
Now after many trips around Europe with her friends and finishing her master’s degree in Scandinavian Studies, she is working full time at OIK to organise amazing memories for the travellers.
Has a passion for European royal families, loves watching movies and going to concerts.
Yasmine Moussou - Product & Sales Manager
After moving from her homeland Morocco to Italy and living there for a few years, Yasmine has discovered her passion for travelling, learning new cultures and their languages of which she speaks 6 fluently! Rich with sculptures and arts, Italy shaped her passion for great art and old Italian artists. From sculptures, paintings to old literature and mythology her interest in different cultures became bigger and bigger.
Moving to Germany she turned her passion into International Tourism Management studies in Cologne, where she is now pursuing her bachelor’s degree.
Has a passion for arts, Greek mythology, loves travelling, walking through new places and trying new food.
Luzie Tausendfreund - Product & Sales Manager
After Luzie completed her training as a hotel manageress, she decided to travel to New Zealand for a work and travel stay. She travelled around the country for 8 months and gained many new experiences. She loves learning about new cultures and travelling to new places. She is now studying geography in Cologne and enjoys travelling Europe with her self-built campervan and her dog.
Has a passion for travelling, good food, loves animals, music and swimming.