Acacia Leroy

Co-Founder & CEO


Steve Hafner
Steve Hafner is the co-founder and CEO of KAYAK. He is responsible for establishing the vision and direction for the company, building a world-class team, and guiding the development of the product. Hafner brings extensive knowledge of marketing, e-commerce and online travel. Hafner helped found Orbitz Inc., the online travel agency site, in November 1999. Previously, Hafner worked as a strategy consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. He received a BA in economics from Dartmouth College in 1991 and an MBA from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University in 1997.