Elizondo will lead the Global Business Consulting Group within GBT with a focus on helping customers achieve results in third-party negotiations and partnerships, travel programme optimisation and outsourced travel management. He will be based in New York and will report to chief global sales officer, Christine Ourmieres-Widener.
Elizondo has more than 15 years of combined travel, hospitality and consulting experience at global companies in the US and Mexico. For the past five years he has worked at Sabre Airline Solutions in a variety of roles, most recently as vice president in its consulting division and practice leader for e-commerce, sales and distribution, merchandising and customer experience.
Ourmieres-Widener said: "Rodolfo’s deep leadership experience with large-scale global consulting organisations, air and hotel suppliers and advanced technology innovators is a perfect fit to help our customers take their travel programmes to new heights. He is a strong addition to the GBT team."
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