The president of American Categorical World Enterprise Journey, Philippe Chereque, will depart the corporate on March 31, 2020, however Chereque is not going to utterly minimize ties with Amex GBT. After leaving the journey administration firm, he’ll be a part of Certares, the journey business funding agency that leads a non-public fairness group with a 50 % stake in Amex GBT. Certares was based and is directed by the president of Amex GBT, Greg O & # 39; Hara.
Chereque joined Amex GBT as chief know-how officer in 2014 and was promoted to president two years later. He led the acquisition in 2016 of journey and expense know-how supplier KDS, amongst different achievements.
After the departure of Chereque, Andrew Crawley will be a part of Amex GBT within the newly created place of economic director, beginning April 1, 2020. Based mostly in London, Crawley serves as president and CEO of the Avios Group, the corporate of Loyalty owned by Worldwide Airways Group, and is a member of the IAG administration committee. He beforehand held management positions, together with the CEO of IAG Cargo and the industrial director of British Airways.
Chereque's departure is the second shake between Amex GBT's prime executives in latest months. Paul Abbott assumed October 1 as CEO of the corporate, changing Doug Anderson, who had held the place for 3 years. Abbott joined GBT of the company funds sector, the place he served as industrial director of American Categorical World Industrial Providers, the company card division of the community.