Technology in travel company Travelport has announced the appointment of John Elieson as its new COO.
Elieson has previously worked as CEO of Radixx International, as well a 30-year career with Sabre and former parent company American Airlines.
He will be moving to the UK this year to take up the post at Travelport’s global headquarters in Langley, Berkshire.
The position will entail overseeing the company’s growth strategy, sales organisation and M&A agenda.
Elieson said: “Travelport has ambitious plans for its future, so it’s an exciting time to be joining the company.
“I look forward to working with Greg, the executive management team and my new colleagues as we work to make Travelport the technology partner of choice for the global travel industry.”