Johan Wilson appointed Country Director for UK & Ireland
28 OCTOBER, 2016
Carlson Wagonlit Travel has appointed Johan Wilson as the new Country Director for UK & Ireland. Johan will officially take over from 1 November and comes with a wealth of experience from within the travel and the financial industry.
Johan joined CWT in 2008, and has held various roles in the company since then. During the last three years he has been zone leader for the Nordic countries.
“I’m honoured to lead the UK & Ireland team. It’s a market where CWT is very strong with an impressive track record, yet we have great potential to grow,” said Johan.
Prior to working for CWT, Johan has managed his own consultancy business and worked for American Express Corporate Payments in various international roles including a lot of time spent in London. He also worked for a Credit Suisse-owned company based in Zurich, Switzerland.
About CWT CWT is a global leader specialised in managing business travel and meetings and events. CWT serves companies, government institutions and non-governmental organisations of all sizes in more than 150 countries and territories. By combining both the expertise of its people and leading-edge technology, CWT helps clients derive the greatest value from their travel programme in terms of savings, service, security and sustainability. The company is also committed to providing best-in-class service and assistance to travellers. In 2015, sales volume for wholly owned operations and joint ventures totaled US$24.2 billion. As part of its commitment to responsible business, CWT is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact Ten Principles. For more information about CWT, please visit our UK website at www.carlsonwagonlit.co.uk. Follow us on Twitter @CWT_UKI.