Steve Hafner

CEO, KAYAK & OpenTable at Booking Holdings

Steve Hafner is the co-founder and CEO of KAYAK and oversees our OpenTable business. His responsibilities include establishing the vision and direction for the company, building a world-class team, and guiding the development of KAYAK and OpenTable. A seasoned executive, Mr. Hafner brings extensive knowledge of marketing, e-commerce and online travel to his position at KAYAK and OpenTable. Mr. Hafner helped found Orbitz Inc., the online travel agency site, in November 1999. As a member of the original start-up team, he helped develop and implement the company’s business strategy.


  • CEO, KAYAK & OpenTable

    Current role