Acting Head of Business Travel, North America
Mike manages the North American business travel agency customer relationships for Amadeus. He leads a team of account directors and operational managers who work directly with Amadeus agencies. Additionally, Mike coordinates the North American Sales activities.
Prior to his role, Mike spent 20 years at Sabre Holdings in various leadership roles at Sabre Travel Network. He led teams that managed the Global Travel Agency Account relationships, the Sabre Desktop Media group and Airline Distribution teams.
Prior to Sabre, Mike worked at American Airlines where he led teams in the Marketing & Sales department that created and processed agency commission programs and incentives.
Prior to American, Mike worked at Anderson Consulting in a number of technology engagements with Fortune 500 customers in various locations across the US.
Mike earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas-Austin and Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Mike grew up primarily in the US in Colorado, Oregon, Nebraska and Texas, but also spent some of his childhood in Beirut, Lebanon and Amman, Jordan. Mike enjoys skiing – water or snow – with his wife and kids, age 19, 22 and 25.