Catherine Maguire-Vielle - Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)

Catherine Maguire-Vielle is Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Based in Paris, she reports to the President & Chief Executive Officer, and is a member of the global Executive Leadership Team.


Catherine’s role is to oversee CWT’s Human Resources across the global organization, including ensuring the company has the right culture and talent to enable CWT’s drive towards delivering a great user experience and increased value to our customers. Catherine also oversees Real Estate and Employee Communications.


Catherine gained a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sheffield and completed her professional legal qualifications (LPC) at the College of Law, in York, England, before joining international law firm Clifford Chance in 1999, where she worked in both their London and Paris offices.  She joined Carlson Wagonlit Travel as Director & Senior Corporate Counsel in 2006 and, immediately prior to her appointment as CHRO, she was the company’s Assistant General Counsel.