Jochen Engert

CEO & Founder
FlixMobility GmbH


Jochen Engert is CEO and Founder of FlixMobility where he is responsible for the Corporate Development & Strategy. Prior to launching FlixMobility with the brands FlixBus and FlixTrain, Jochen worked as a Strategy Consultant for “The Boston Consulting Group” in Munich, Germany, where he met André Schwämmlein, future FlixMobility Co-Founder. Inspired by the deregulation of the German bus market, Jochen, André and IT specialist Daniel launched FlixBus in 2013; today, FlixBus has become a global mobility provider with 400,000 daily connections across 36 countries, with FlixTrain they established Germanies first private train network.   Jochen was born in 1981 close to Würzburg, Germany. He studied Business Administration with technical and financial orientation at the University of Stuttgart and the University of Ottawa. He currently lives in Munich, home of the FlixMobility Headquarter.