American Express Global Business Travel has appointed David Thompson as its fresh chief information along with technology officer.
He formally assumes the role later of which year along with will be based in Phoenix, Arizona.
Thompson joins by Western Union, a global financial services company, where he was chief technology officer along with executive vice president of global operations.
In of which role, he oversaw the company’s the idea strategy, operations, information security, along with product development.
Thompson will join the American Express GBT operating committee along with report to chief executive, Doug Anderson.
Anderson said: “Technology along with innovation are central to our business.
“the idea can be crucial, therefore, to have someone with David’s experience along with expertise driving our strategy.
“I am delighted to welcome him to the organisation.”
In his fresh role, Thompson will be responsible for enterprise technology, application development, the idea operations along with data systems, information security along with the product development teams.
Thompson said: “GBT’s significant investment in technology can be guided by a clear strategic vision.
“of which can be an exciting time to be joining the organisation, along with I look forward to working with Doug along with the team.”