Travelport has appointed Kerry Koutsikos as managing director of the Middle East and Africa (MEA).
Koutsikos joins Travelport from Qlik, a leader in visual analytics, where he spent more than six years in leadership roles including, most recently, vice president – Middle East, Africa, Mediterranean, Eastern Europe and the Baltics.
Prior to his time with Qlik, Koutsikos held senior roles, with a focus on the MEA region, at leading Software companies including Tecnotree, a global provider of telecom IT solutions, and Nuance Communications, a provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers.
At Travelport, Koutsikos lead the company’s operations across the MEA. He will be based in the company’s office in Dubai, which acts as its headquarters for the sub-region.