Follow us

Volker Lorenz joins

10th August 2018 - 9:00am

Volker Lorenz

Volker Lorenz

Following weeks of rumours Travelbiz can reveal Volker Lorenz has been appointed as Chief Operations Officer for, Greenlife Tours Ltd. Volker will be leading the team of 40 travel professionals based in Blackpitts, Dublin 8, from mid-September.


“I am delighted to be joining and to help Roland and the team become even more successful in the very near future. The popularity of walking on the historic and spiritual trails of the Camino, as well as the strength of the brand are fantastic assets to build upon," explains Volker.


"I believe that it is a very exciting time to be joining the team here as we try to find other interesting, special products and tours that will appeal to many Irish and international travellers. The team here in our Dublin office have been really welcoming and I cannot wait to get started."


Established in 2011 by Roland Monsegu, Dublin-based Greenlife Tours Ltd. focuses on experience holidays and is its main brand, specialising on the famous Camino de Santiago routes. is recognised as one of the key operators on the Camino globally.

"The challenge will be to build on that success and replicate it with other products that are also built around a sense of community, adventure, friendship and fun," he adds.


"Although the customer base for our existing brands,, and, is very much international, we also want to attract more Irish customers to try our holiday offers. I see it as part of my role as the incoming COO to drive this growth further by reaching out more to the Irish travel trade as well as to trade partners internationally in the many oversea markets that we are selling into.”


Founder and Director Roland Monsegu added: "In just a few years we have grown from two working at a kitchen table to a great team of nearly 40 travel professionals from all over the world. We are really proud of this achievement and we are really excited to welcome Volker to the team, bringing in fresh ideas and opportunities."

Follow us on Facebook

No poll available. Check back soon.

Get the TravelBiz Diary

The essential guide to the Irish Travel
Industry year.

Get the TravelBiz Diary.