Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, is appointing Sophie Hulgard as Vice President, Global Program Management, EMEA. She is based in Paris, where she will manage the relationship with CWT’s global clients based in Europe.
“CWT’s mission is to be the world’s first digital travel management company,” said Cathy Voss, EVP Global Program Solutions. “Sophie’s expertise and enthusiasm will ensure we provide the best possible service to our clients as our digital transformation gathers pace and delivers them more and more value.”
Sophie takes over from Brigitte Nisio, who has been appointed Country Director for France. Sophie has a strong track record of supporting Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s clients, most recently in her capacity as Vice President Sales EMEA for the Hotels team. Prior to that, she led the Product Marketing and Sales effort in EMEA. Sophie joined CWT in 2008 as Country Manager for Denmark.
Companies and governments rely on us to keep their people connected. We provide their travelers with a consumer-grade travel experience, combining innovative technology with our vast experience. Every day, we look after enough travelers to fill almost 200 Boeing 747s and around 100,000 hotel rooms, and handle 95 events. We have more than 18,000 people in nearly 150 countries, and in 2016 posted a total transaction volume of US$ 23 billion.