Appointed to the Board June 2011
Gordon Wilson has over 25 years of experience in global travel distribution. He was appointed President and CEO of Travelport in 2011 and led the company through a successful IPO onto the NYSE in 2014. He previously served as Travelport's Deputy CEO since November 2009 and as President and CEO of the Travelport GDS division since January 2007. He led Travelport’s investment into eNett and, in April 2016, became Chairman of the company, reflecting the growth opportunity for the B2B payments subsidiary. His previous roles include CEO positions with Galileo and Cendant Travel Distribution Services. During his career Mr. Wilson has lived and worked in the UK, the United States, South Africa and Portugal. He is a non-executive Director of William Hill plc and sits on the Executive Committee of the World Travel and Tourism Council. Gordon Wilson holds a Master’s Degree in Law from the University of Cambridge.