Luis Maroto, former Deputy CEO of Amadeus, has
replaced David V. Jones as President & CEO of the company.
Luis Maroto became President & CEO of
Amadeus on 1 January 2011. From January 2009 to
December 2010, Luis was Deputy CEO of Amadeus, with global
responsibility for the strategy of the company from the financial,
internal audit, legal and human resources perspectives.
Luis joined Amadeus in 1999 as Director, Marketing
Finance. In that role, he was instrumental in supporting Amadeus’
commercial organisation throughout its international expansion and
consolidation, supervising the strategic and financial control of
over 50 Amadeus subsidiaries around the world.
was promoted in 2003 to Chief Financial Officer (CFO), taking
responsibility for the global Amadeus Finance organisation.
Prior to joining Amadeus, Luis held several managerial
positions at the Bertelsmann Group.
citizen, Luis holds a degree in Law from the Complutense
University, Madrid, an MBA from the IESE Business School and further postgraduate qualifications from Harvard Business School
Talking about his
new role, Luis Maroto, President & CEO of Amadeus, said, “It is an honour for me to take on the position of President & CEO of
Amadeus and I take up this challenge with huge enthusiasm and look
forward to working with our customers, employees and investors in
this exciting and growing industry. I am confident that, alongside
the company’s outstanding team of professionals, we will ensure
that Amadeus continues to be a great company to do business with
and continues to lead innovation in the travel and tourism
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