Dieter Hofele

Dieter Hofele

Senior Manager Sales

Frankfurt Airport


Born in 1961 near the home of Mercedes and Porsche, Dieter Hofele studied International Shipping and joined the airline industry in 1982 in Frankfurt with Air Canada.

Moving to sales functions at Delta Air Lines in 1986 and growing along with Delta’s strengthening position in Europe, Dieter took on Sales Management positions in Switzerland and London, later moving to Brazil to introduce Delta’s first service to South America.

After working as regional sales in Germany for several years, he relocated to Mumbai to lead Delta’s organization in India as General Manager.

Joining Air Berlin in 2008 as Country Manager for China, bringing nonstop Dusseldorf flights to both Shanghai and for the summer Olympics in Beijing.

Returning to Germany in 2011, Dieter joined Frankfurt Airport’s business development team, currently representing Fraport with airlines in Asia, the UK and Ireland and Italy.