(03 Mar 2022, 11:18 +07)
Accelya, a supplier of expertise options to
the worldwide airline business, has appointed Jim Davidson as Chief
Jim succeeds John Johnston, who transitioned from
the CEO place in November however continues as a Particular Advisor to
the Accelya Board of Administrators.
Jim has assumed the place of CEO with
fast impact, offering a seamless transition from his function as
President and Chief Technique Officer.
“I’m honored to be named CEO of Accelya,” Jim stated. “Over the previous few months, I´ve been capable of work with
the chief crew throughout all areas of the enterprise and am
energized by the Accelya crew’s dedication to buyer success. We
are higher positioned than ever to proceed delivering innovation
and game-changing options to the worldwide airline and journey
Jim has over 25 years of airline distribution and commerce
expertise, and has labored as President and CEO
of NTE; President and CEO of Amadeus International Journey – North America;
Head of Gross sales and Advertising and marketing at System One; and VP of Advertising and marketing at
Reed Journey Group / OAG.
It was as CEO of Farelogix, previous to its
acquisition by Accelya, that Jim oversaw the constructing of its
New Distribution Capabilities (NDC) options and established a
DNA of transformative innovation. In the present day these options have
develop into a key aspect of Accelya´s FLX Platform.
“We’re excited for the subsequent part of Accelya´s
progress and we’re assured that Jim is the proper chief to
information the corporate in its mission to speed up digital
transformation of the airline business,” stated Burke Norton,
Co-Head of Vista Fairness Companions’ Perennial Fund and Accelya Board
Member. “Jim’s intensive world management expertise, mixed
along with his deep understanding of the wants of airways worldwide,
will guarantee a easy transition and powerful management as Accelya
continues to concentrate on innovation and the business success of its
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