Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed David Zimmer as Head of Channel
Evolution, a newly created role.
Prior to joining
CWT, David held various leadership positions in the travel
industry, including most recently Global Head of Innovation &
Data, Hospitality for Travelport.
He is a former consultant in
KPMG’s Strategy Group and holds an MBA from Cranfield School of
Management, and a BSc and BA from Duke University.
David will report to Niklas Andreen and sit on
the TX leadership team.
He will based in London, England.
“David is the next piece in the Traveler Experience leadership
team, and I am delighted to welcome him to the team,” said Niklas
Andreen, CWT’s Executive VP and Chief Traveler Experience Officer.
“David brings over 20 years’ international experience in growth
and product innovation across multiple roles, and has a successful
track record of developing strategy and translating it into
operational execution and product innovation."