Amadeus has confirmed the appointment of Elena Avila, the current Global Head of Airline Strategy to lead its airline business in the region.
In her new role as Executive Vice President, Head of Airlines for the Americas, Avila will drive the business and solution strategy for Amadeus’ airline segment in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America.
Avila will assume her new position October 1, 2017, based in Amadeus’ Dallas office. As in her previous airline strategy role, Avila will report to Julia Sattel, the President of Airlines.
Avila joined Amadeus in 2010 from Morgan Stanley and has held key leadership posts in investor relations, commercial finance and airline business strategy.