Simon Gros serves as Chief Development Officer at Travelport. As Chief Department Officer, Simon is responsible for corporate strategy, M&A, enterprise transformation, and government affairs.
Simon joined the company in 2008 after serving for six years at the U.S. Department of Transportation, culminating as the Senate-confirmed Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs. Prior to USDoT, he held a variety of positions in Washington, DC, including working for Congress.
Simon holds a BA from the University of Maryland and a JD from George Mason University. He lives in London with his wife and two boys.