Margaret K. “Peg” Cassidy became Travelport’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel on July 1, 2017
Peg oversees legal, government relations, compliance and ethics and corporate secretarial functions. She is also involved in shaping business strategies and developing, reviewing and implementing corporate policies.
Peg previously served as Travelport’s Group Vice President-Legal, a role where she managed legal issues related to commercial subscriber and supplier matters for Travelport’s AMER region. She also oversaw Travelport Digital and Hospitality legal matters globally, along with managing issues relating to antitrust, licensing, litigation and other legal matters.
Peg joined Travelport’s predecessor, Worldspan, in 1990, and served as Vice President, Associate General Counsel, handling various strategic e-commerce relationships, multinational subscriber issues and other legal strategies. Prior to joining the company, Peg was an associate with Alston and Bird in Atlanta, Georgia. She began her legal career with Barnes & Thornburg in South Bend, Indiana.
Peg graduated from the University of Akron School of Law. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Georgia State Bar Association and the Association of Corporate Counsel. She also is a member of the Atlanta Lawn Tennis Association. Peg and her husband, Phil, enjoy skiing and watching their two children play soccer and lacrosse.