CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, today announced the appointment of David Zimmer as Head of Channel Evolution. In this newly created role, he will ensure CWT continues to deliver industry-leading options for the way travelers want to interact with the company.
“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."
Zimmer will report to Niklas Andreen and sit on the TX leadership team. He will be based in London.
Prior to joining CWT, Zimmer 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.
CWT is a Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform. Companies and governments rely on us to keep their people connected – anywhere, anytime, anyhow – and across six continents, we provide their employees with innovative technology and an efficient, safe and secure travel experience. Every single day, we look after enough travelers to fill more than 100,000 hotel rooms, while our meetings and events division handles more than 100 events every 24 hours.