Philip Yan

Managing Director and Head of International Flights
Alibaba Fliggy

2023 Phocuswright Europe speaker

Philip Yan Managing Director and Head of International Flights
Philip Yan is Manging Director – International Flights for Fliggy, an Alibaba Group company.

In this role, Philip is responsible for setting strategic directions for Fliggy to maintain its leading market position in China, as well as managing day to day operations for the international flights business. Philip’s team oversees routine operations and special sales campaigns for 300+ airlines. He also leads a global team focused on developing Fliggy’s overseas flights expansions, including but not limited to B2B and B2C growth, and empowering Alibaba Group’s international business units with OTA capabilities.

In his previous role as Director – International Business Development. He was responsible for developing and managing Fliggy‘s international airline, airport, travel bureau and technology partners.

Philip Yan joined Fliggy in May 2018, from Delta Air Lines, where he spent 9 years holding various managerial positions in Airport Customer Service, Technical Operations, and Revenue Management.

Philip is a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology with bachelor’s degrees in both Industrial Engineering and Business Management. Philip is a holder of Six Sigma Green Belt. He currently resides in Hangzhou, China.


Tuesday, June 13, 2023
10:50 AM – 11:20 AM CET

Executive Panel: The Bridge Series - Products in the New World

Innovative products have come to the forefront in 2023 and are driving the industry forward. The most innovative and agile Titans and Trailblazers are developing products to address the shifting preferences of travelers, who now prioritize safety, convenience, and unique experiences and to empower B2B partners to service travelers in a hyper-personalized, contextual manner. Follow the product enhancement journey into the New World that is as efficient as it is experiential, from different perspectives and markets.

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