|October 01, 2013|
Egencia Appoints APAC Managing Director and China Country Director
|Egencia, the business travel division of the Expedia, Inc. group and the fifth largest travel management company in the world, today announced that Mr. Kyle Davis will be promoted to the role of Managing Director, Egencia Asia Pacific. In this position, Mr. Davis will be based in Sydney and lead the sales, account management and operations teams across the Asia Pacific region.|
"Egencia is focused on the growth and development of the Asia Pacific region and is committed to providing world class customer service, quality, and intuitive technology to meet the needs of the modern business traveller," says Mr. Davis.
In his previous role, Mr. Davis was Egencia Managing Director, Australia. His career in the travel and payment industries spans over 20 years in leadership roles at American Express and within the Aviation Industry.
In addition, Egencia announced the appointment of Michael Du to General Manager, Egencia China. In this position, Mr. Du will lead the company's new acquisition, business development and operations teams for China based in Shanghai.
Mr. Du who brings 20 years of travel industry experience joins Egencia most recently from CITS American Express Business Travel where he spent 10 years in a leadership role implementing global travel programs within the local China market.
Mr. Du states, "At Egencia we pride ourselves on focusing on the customer by providing great service and innovative technology. I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to drive the future of business travel in China."
Egencia continues to demonstrate how its proprietary global technology and integrated customer service architecture meets the growing needs of the Asia Pacific region. Egencia's offerings ensure that the Asia Pacific business traveller has a similar user-friendly and content-rich booking and customer service experience across all devices, platforms and geographies - designed to improve both business traveller productivity and support corporate cost-saving initiatives.
Egencia, an Expedia, Inc. company
Egencia is a leading full-service travel management company delivering innovative business travel technology and expert local service to more than 10,000 clients in nearly 60 countries around the world. As part of the Expedia, Inc. group, the world's largest travel company, Egencia provides forward-looking businesses with the ability to drive compliance and cost savings in their travel programs, while meeting the needs and requirements of the modern business traveller.