Travel Weekly's 2015 Power List

4 | Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Carlson Wagonlit Travel
2014 Sales: $27.3 billion
Employees: 19,000
Previous Ranking: 4

701 Carlson Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55305
T (763) 212-8814
F (763) 212-2409
31 Rue du Col. Pierre Avia
75904 Paris Cedex 15, France


President/CEO: Douglas Anderson
President, Americas: Patrick Anderson
EVP/General Counsel: Lauren Aste
President, Asia/Pacific: Kelly Kuhn
President, Europe/Middle East/Africa: Andrew Waller
EVP, Global Human Resources: Jean-Luc Duchemin
EVP/CFO: Martine Gerow
EVP/CIO: Kevin O’Connor
EVP/Global Marketing & Enterprise Strategy: David Moran
Interim CIO: Mike Papamichael
EVP Traveler Services: Berthold Trenkel
EVP/Global Program Solutions: Cathy Voss

2014 Developments

• Recorded new business sales of $1.6 billion.

• Transactions increased 5% in Asia/Pacific, enhanced by operations in China and Japan. North American transactions increased by 6.3%.

• Transformed CWT To Go (the company app) from an itinerary management application to a travel application with the introduction of hotel booking and profile management.

• Created a dedicated innovation team that will concentrate on partnerships, technology and products.

Company Facts

• Serves clients in more than 150 countries and territories.

• Specialized business divisions include CWT Solutions Group (business consultancy), CWT Energy, Resources & Marine (dedicated oil, gas services and maritime and drilling division) and CWT Meetings & Events (organized over 33,000 meetings and events globally).

Looking Ahead

• Will launch new data reporting tool, CWT AnalytIQs.

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