Published on : Monday, February 17, 2014
Global technology provider, Sabre announced that Yannis Karmis will lead the newly formed Global Corporate Solutions group at Sabre Travel Network, where he will oversee corporate travel solutions such as GetThere, which provides technology to corporations through its innovative online and mobile booking tools; TruTrip, which will allow business travel buyers to easily capture travel activity across booking sources; TripCase Corporate mobile app and other areas of the business that support corporate travel.
The new global group brings together all parts of the corporate travel business at Sabre into one team whose focus will be on providing the latest travel technology such as mobile and data insight solutions to make business travel more seamless, easy and efficient for corporations, business travelers and the travel management companies who serve them.
Karmis brings a wealth of corporate travel experience to the role having served with Sabre in a number of roles including leading Travelocity Business, where he served corporations and oversaw a portfolio of technology solutions. He also previously led travel agency product sales and business development for Sabre Travel Network.
In addition to the newly formed Global Corporate Solutions group, Karmis also continues to lead Travelocity Partner Network, one of the leading affiliate businesses in the travel industry.
“Yannis will help shape the vision, long-term strategy and development of our products in the corporate marketplace,” said Greg Webb, president of Sabre Travel Network. “We believe he is the right leader to continue elevating our corporate business by working closely with our customers to ensure we’re meeting their needs through innovative technology and services.”