Sabre has appointed Brett Thorstad as Vice
President Sales Management - South East Asia and APAC Joint
In this role, Brett will oversee sales
performance and drive the retention and growth of agencies across
the Southeast Asia region. He will also be responsible for the
strategic development of distribution partners across Asia
“Brett knows the Asia
Pacific business. In addition to having a comprehensive
understanding of the region’s priorities, he has also developed
important business relationships with our key partners across the
various markets in which we operate. Brett is an instrumental
member of the regional leadership team and is helping drive
Sabre’s continued success across APAC,” said Todd Arthur, vice
president of Sabre Travel Network, Asia Pacific.
Having joined Sabre in 2013, Brett has held high-profile roles
within the organization, previously serving as vice president &
associate general counsel for Sabre.
Before joining the team in
Singapore, Brett was responsible for leading Sabre’s legal
support of global M&A activity, corporate finance, and other
Prior to joining Sabre, Brett was a
senior corporate associate at the Dallas office of Weil, Gotshal
and Manges, a prestigious international law firm.
Brett holds a law degree, earning his J.D. from the University
of Houston Law Center, after having completed a Bachelor of
Science in Biology at the University of Calgary.