Stefan Betz

Head of Strategy, Commercials & Customer Engagements, Amadeus NDC-X Program
Amadeus

Stefan Betz Head of Strategy, Commercials & Customer Engagements, Amadeus NDC-X Program
After joining Amadeus in 2016 as Strategy and Business Development Lead for Amadeus’ Airlines Unit in Central Europe, Stefan has soon been tasked to lead the Strategy, Commercials & Customer Engagements in Amadeus' global ‘NDC-X’Program that brings together all activities across the company related to NDC under one roof.

Stefan's career in the travel industry spans over 15+ years, with expertise and leadership positions in Strategy and Sales & Distribution as well as Revenue Management and Marketing - working in Airlines (both Low Cost and Network Carrier operating models) and the Hospitality Business. Furthermore he also held assignments as a management consultant in Travel Distribution.

Stefan holds a MBA from WHU (Wissenschaftliche Hochschule für Unternehmensführung) Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany and Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern, USA.

Sessions

Executive Roundtable: Direct and Connected - Is NDC Ready for Take-Off?

IATA's New Distribution Capabilities play a significant role, especially in Europe where direct connect and direct distribution strategies for airlines are at the forefront. But who pays the bill? This session will discuss the impact of NDC on the travel marketplace.