Company Profile


  • Thomas Stirnimann, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • Jörg Herrmann, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • Marcello Bologna, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Roger Müller, Chief Procurement Officer (CPO)

Corporate history of Interhome

Interhome US website to offer more than 95,000 properties, including Interhome's partner's listings.

Koni Iten takes the helm as CEO. Under his leadership, the company achieves top results. The island of Mauritius is now on offer as a destination.


The new booking portal takes gold in the category “Usability” as well as silver in “Business Efficiency” at the Best of Swiss Web Awards.
The first holiday home provider in the German-speaking world with an iPad app that provides a comprehensive holiday apartment and house search.

Interhome becomes online portal test winner in the Stiftung Warentest. Among other things, its clear and detailed search function is a decisive factor.

The first professionaly managed vacation home provider in the German-speaking world with an iPad app that provides a comprehensive vacation apartment and vacation home search.

Exclusive partnership with TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site

Acquisition of German market leader INTER CHALET by 2013. New destinations Israel and Cyprus added.

Total redesign of the webpage feat. navigated search. New destinations Morocco and El Gouna/Egypt.

Sales-Representation for India launched.

Firm partners have been taken on in USA and Finland.

Foundation of VACANDO – platform for unorganized market.

Rebranding of the Corporate Identity and the Corporate Design.

The website is completely overhauled to make it even easier and quicker to find your dream vacation. What's more, we can offer even more information and advice.

Interhome is currently present in nearly all European countries, including Russia and Croatia in 2007. Firm partners have also been taken on in Denmark, Belgium and Holland.

With the new 1to1 system offers an even better service by providing clients with a personal selection of properties. Every client is considered a guest.

Interhome acquires the vacation rental specialists Casa Club, France Villas and Solemar in order to give exclusive offers of villas in Provence and Tuscany.

Simon Lehmann, new Interhome chairman, takes the reins of the company.

Interhome moves into the Hotelplan offices to benefit from a shared infrastructure.

The Interhome booking system links 75 local service offices and 30 partners in order to provide a better service for its clients.

Interhome is one of the first companies to go "online". Clients search for information and request brochures. Online bookings will be possible as from 1999.

The Interhome product includes 7,000 beds in 11 countries - including Germany, Czech Republic and Poland.

Hotelplan, the largest Swiss travel company and subsidiary of Migros acquires Interhome AG.

2 million copies of the brochures are printed. They are distributed throughout 12 countries and translated into 8 languages.

The new logo is a small bird, symbolising holidays and freedom. All the Interhome offices have the same CI (corporate identity).

Interhome is the first in tourism to put in place an information system linking all the agencies and allowing bookings.

The company is renamed Interhome.

Both businesses merged: Swiss Chalet and Interhome: 105 people in 16 office all over Europe.

Swiss Chalets was founded by two Swiss tourism pioneers: Bruno Franzen and Werner Frey.