KDS Forms Think Tank Advisory Board

KDS

, a leading global provider of
business travel management solutions, today announced that it has formed an
Advisory Board consisting of an elite group of industry consultants and
travel services senior executives.
The KDS Advisory Board will assist the
KDS management team in developing strategy in order to better meet customer
requirements and to generate increasing buyer value through constant
innovation.


The company expects that this unique “think tank” will nourish KDS`s
strategic vision. The Members will be called upon to provide consultative
advice on product positioning as well as on the strategic directions of the
company.


In addition to the KDS Senior Management team, the KDS Advisory Board
includes five travel industry prominent executives. These experienced and
recognized professionals bring to KDS their rich experience in the business
travel sector and an acute understanding of market expectations. Their
profound knowledge of the market and their daily active role in the industry
will provide KDS with invaluable help in drafting its strategic road map.


“Our main purpose in forming this Advisory Board is to establish a business
travel braintrust that can provide us with ideas and expertise,” said Yves
Weisselberger, CEO of KDS.

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Said Yves Weisselberger, “We are extremely proud that such skilled travel
professionals have accepted to bring their experience to KDS`s “industry
think tank”. It`s a real opportunity for KDS to compare our vision to
experiences of other industry leaders. Their interest and involvement really
highlight the strategic influence that technology exerts on the business
travel market today.”
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