Carlson Wagonlit Travel News

Ekert takes up chief executive role with Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Ekert takes up chief executive role with Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced that Kurt Ekert is replacing Douglas Anderson as president and chief executive, with immediate effect. In this role, Ekert will report directly to the Carlson board of directors. Under Anderson’s leadership, CWT became the industry leader in business travel and made significant advancement in technology, including the acquisition of WorldMate.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel joins founders of Welcome City Lab

Carlson Wagonlit Travel joins founders of Welcome City Lab

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced it is one of the founding members of Welcome City Lab. Created in 2013 by Paris&co with the support of the City of Paris, BpiFrance and the Tourist and Congresses Bureau of Paris, Welcome City Lab is the world’s first incubator dedicated to travel. CWT joins other founding members ADP, Air France, Amadeus, Galeries Lafayette, Skyboard, Sodexo Prestige and Viparis.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel opens Manila IT security operations centre

Carlson Wagonlit Travel opens Manila IT security operations centre

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has announced the official opening of its new facility in Manila, Philippines. The opening took place during a ceremony attended by Monchito Ibrahim, deputy executive director of the information and communications technology office of the department of science and technology, and Corazon Jorda-Apo, director for the market development group of the department of tourism.