Christophe Pingard is HomeAway’s vice president of Europe, Middle East and Africa. A seasoned leader with over two decades of travel and digital expertise, Pingard joined HomeAway from Solocal Group, a digital advertising firm with a strong European footprint. As the company’s chief operating officer, Pingard oversaw the company’s product, sales and service activities. Prior to Solocal Group, Pingard spent 11 years at Egencia, an Expedia brand, where he oversaw Europe and the Asia-Pacific regions as the travel management company’s senior vice president of Europe and APAC. Pingard resides in London.