About Tiqets

Learn what we are all about.

Since its founding in 2014, Tiqets has been on a mission to make culture more accessible by helping people discover and enjoy museums and attractions around the globe. From iconic experiences to hidden gems, millions of people have used Tiqets to choose their way to explore a city’s culture and breeze through booking.

Backed by investors like Airbnb, HPE, and Investion, the company is headquartered in Amsterdam and now employs 200+ people in Amsterdam (HQ) as well as Seattle, Las Vegas, Orlando, Philadelphia, London, Copenhagen, Paris, Barcelona, Rome, Vienna, Bangkok, Tokyo and Osaka.


Tiqets Management Team:

Luuc Elzinga
President & Co-Founder
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Laurens Leurink
Chief Executive Officer
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Robert Westers
Chief Operating Officer
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Marijn Speelman
Chief Technology Officer
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Maarten Raaijmakers
Chief Supply Officer
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Stef Pillen
Chief Financial Officer
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Tiqets highlights:

2014:

  • Tiqets is founded in Amsterdam and sells its first tickets as a whitelabel service

2015:

  • Tiqets pivots to instant, last-minute, mobile tickets to museums and attractions for city travelers

2016:

  • Launched the Tiqets apps and Reseller portal

2017:

  • Expansion to the United States
  • Awarded the 'Fastest growing Dutch startup' title for second year in a row

2018:

  • First tours & activities partner of Reserve with Google
  • Expansion into APAC
  • Launched Tiqets Booking Engine to help venues sell on their own websites

2019:

  • More than 1 million app downloads
  • More than 10 million tickets sold to more than 2,000 venues
  • Raised $60M in Series C funding led by Airbnb

Latest Tiqets News

Tiqets’ Consumer’s Choice Competition Offers Chance to Win “A Year of Free Tickets” to Museums an...

Last month, Tiqets announced the 42 regional winners of the 2020 Remarkable Venue Awards. Now, these museums and attractions will go head to head to compete in a first-ever, worldwide con...

Tiqets Announces Winners of the 4th Annual Most Remarkable Venue Awards

On 9 December, Tiqets’ 2020 Remarkable Venue Awards celebrated the achievements of 42 winning museums and attractions in Europe and the United States. Winners included the Efteling (NL), ...

Tiqets Announces 4th Annual Global Remarkable Venue Awards, Launching New Categories Recognizing ...

Today, Tiqets announces the nominees for the 2020 Remarkable Venue Awards and opens applications for two new award categories designed to shine a spotlight on venues that are adapting and...