Bernhard Brugger joined PAYBACK in 2000 and hence has shaped both company and products from the very beginning. He started his career as Head of Products and Services and assumed the overall responsibility for Partner Management after that. As of 2005, he headed Germany Sales as a member of the Executive Board. In 2008, he was appointed as Managing Director of PAYBACK. His position as CEO Central Europe (from 2011 onwards) paved the way for his position as PAYBACK CEO Europe in 2013. In 2018, he was appointed as Executive Vice President, CEO Global Loyalty Coalition by the parent company American Express. Bernhard Brugger is responsible for all PAYBACK countries - Germany, Italy, Poland, Mexico and India - worldwide. Before joining PAYBACK, he worked for Gianni Versace and Philips.
PAYBACK is positioning itself as a multichannel marketing platform via all channels and in new countries, too. This is creating new and significant challenges for the structure, the team and the communication. Dominik Dommick drives forward the advancement of PAYBACK by focussing on multichannel marketing, digitisation and global communication. As his previous job as Managing Director of Paypal, he developed end customer business for the DACH countries and established Paypal as the most secure online payment channel in the German-speaking region. Prior to that, Dominik Dommick was Head of International eMarketing Nivea at Beiersdorf AG.
Markus Knorr is responsible for finances, controlling, legal matters and purchasing at Loyalty Partner and PAYBACK. He completed his studies in economics at the University of Stuttgart Hohenheim and began his professional career in 2001 in the Controlling and Accounting department at debitel AG in Stuttgart. His last position there was Head of International Controlling. After three and a half years of working experience, he took on responsibilities at Loyalty Partner and became Head of Controlling in 2004 and Chief Financial Officer in 2011.