BUSINESS travel management providers CWT has appointed Laura Wang as its director of global supplier management in China.
Wang will lead the negotiation and implementation of air, ground transport and hotel agreements to ensure strong, value-optimised business travel products and services for CWT’s China customers.
CWT said that in addition to heading up its global supplier management China team, Wang will work with the global and regional GSM teams to ensure seamless and consistent supplier management and partnership processes, from negotiation to delivery of partnerships and business development.
Wang brings more than 20 years of travel trade experience and 12 years team management experience to CWT having worked for HotelBeds Group, GTA, FCM and United Airlines.
She will be based in Shanghai and reporting into Wong Wai Mun, VP global supplier management for Asia Pacific.
“Laura’s experience in managing people and businesses in China as well as her background in the supply management industry is a perfect fit for CWT,” said Wong Wai Mun.
“I am confident she has the ability to nurture, grow and develop our people, suppliers and the business in China, while continuing to harness our reputation as one of the world’s most respected travel management partners in the market.”