Ulf Sonntag

Associate Director
Head of Market Research

Phone: +49 (0)431 666 567 0



  • Since 2007 Head of Market Research at the NIT
  • Since 2006 Asssociate Director at the NIT
  • Since 2002  Permanent employee at the NIT
  • 2000 - 2001 Internship at the NIT
  • 1996 - 2002 Studies in geography, business administration and politics in Bonn, St. Gallen and Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1995 Civil service
  • 1994 Abitur in Osnabrück

The NIT has contributed data and findings from the 2018 Reiseanalyse on German outbound tourism to Asia and the interest of Germans’ in travelling to China to the publication UNWTO/GTERC Asia Tourism Trends - 2018 Edition.

UPCOMING Dates and events


International Conference in Berlin on 2 and 3 April 2019: “Measuring Sustainability in Tourism – Opportunities and Limitations” Dirk Schmücker is talking about: “Demand-side Indicators for Sustainable Holiday Travel: What consumers can tell us.” Further information

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