International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
David Scowsill
President and CEO
World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC)
Speaker
Improving the aviation security experience for tourists in an age of globalised terrorism
16:45 - 18:15Wednesday, 27 May 2015
Speaker
Enhancing transport system resilience and sustainability
15:00 - 16:30Thursday, 28 May 2015

Prior to joining World Travel & Tourism Council as President and CEO in November 2010, Scowsill worked for six years in private equity and venture capital, completing deals in technology and travel sectors. He was chairman of PrivateFly and Yuuguu.com; vice-chairman World Hotels AG; non-executive director of On the Beach holidays and Venere.com. Scowsill was CEO of Opodo.com, a pan-European online travel company, from 2002 to 2004, building the business from start-up. He joined the board of Hilton International in 1997 as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and IT. Scowsill was Regional General Manager Asia/Pacific at British Airways from 1993 to 1997. He established the joint service agreement and global alliance with Qantas.