Ulrich Heppe has more than 18 years of experience in the airport and financial services industry. Since September 2015, he has held the position of CEO of Fraport Bulgaria, the operator of Fraport’s Black Sea airports in Varna (VAR) and Burgas (BOJ) in Bulgaria. Ulrich joined Fraport in 2007, where he occupied various positions including interim CFO at King Khaled International Airport (KKIA) in Riyadh in 2012, as a member of Fraport’s management contract team in Saudi Arabia. From 2013 to 2015, he was appointed CEO of Fraport AG’s Senegalese subsidiary Daport SA. Ulrich started his career as a financial analyst at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein Investment Bank in Frankfurt in 2001, also taking on the responsibility of vice president for Avenue Capital, a London-based private equity group. Born in 1971, Ulrich Heppe graduated from the University of Bayreuth, Germany, where he studied law and business administration.