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CWT appoints Bessec as CFO for UK

CWT appoints Bessec as CFO for UK

Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed Manuel Bessec as chief financial officer (CFO) for the UK & Ireland. He replaces Alan Donald who has been promoted to the role of CFO for CWT’s global supplier, products and technology team.

Carlson Wagonlit wins UKBA contract

Carlson Wagonlit wins UKBA contract

9 April 2010 Airline News

Business travel specialist Carlson Wagonlit Travel has been selected by the UK Border Agency to manage the contract booking flights for people ordered to be removed from the UK. These include, but are not exclusive to, those whose applications for asylum have failed.

Hillgate wins Houses of Parliament account

Hillgate wins Houses of Parliament account

9 December 2009 Organisations & Operators

One of the UK’s largest independent travel management companies has taken over the high-profile travel account for the Houses of Parliament. Hillgate Travel won the account from incumbent Carlson Wagonlit Travel following a tender process which involved all the UK’s largest TMCs.

Carlson Wagonlit forecasts fall

11 February 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Carlson Wagonlit Travel said it expects “mid-single-digit declines” in net sales globally and a fall of “closer to 10 percent” in the United States in 2009.

CWT wins EMEA business

23 January 2008 Press Release Travel Technology News

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) is managing business travel in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) for BASF, the world’s leading chemical company, effective January 1, 2008.