Simon Gros serves as Chief Development Officer at Travelport. As Chief Development 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, which culminated in him being appointed as the Senate-confirmed Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs.
Prior to USDoT, he held a variety of positions in Washington, DC, which included 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.