SITA welcomes Shawn Gregor as president of the Americas

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SITA Welcomes Shawn Gregor as President of the Americas

SITA today announces the appointment of Shawn Gregor as the new President of the Americas.

Gregor’s extensive background includes overseeing digital transformation programs for clients within the aviation sector, with a geographical focus spanning the Americas, including work in the United States and Canada.

His career has featured numerous leadership roles, most recently serving as Vice President and Industry Leader for Travel and Transportation at IBM.

Prior to his tenure at IBM, Gregor made substantial contributions at Infosys Technologies Limited and Accenture, where he developed several strategic business units.

Gregor has both US and Canadian citizenship and holds an MBA in Finance from the Michael G. DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University and a Bachelor of Engineering Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Western Ontario.

Expressing his enthusiasm for the new role, Gregor stated, “I am excited and ready to join SITA, a company renowned for its innovative spirit and collaborative approach within the air transport industry.

“Our vision to re-invent travel and transport aligns perfectly with my personal interests and expertise.

“I am looking forward to expanding our technology and industry connections to deliver solutions that will enhance the travel experience for customers across the Americas.”

Carlos Kaduoka, who served as interim President of Americas during the first half of this year said: “We are thrilled to welcome Shawn to the SITA leadership team.

“Shawn’s extensive experience and proven track record in the transportation and IT sectors make him an ideal fit to drive our growth and innovation in the Americas.

“His leadership will be instrumental in continuing our mission to provide cutting-edge solutions for the aviation industry.”

Gregor will be responsible for leading SITA’s operations and driving strategic initiatives across the Americas region, further strengthening the company’s commitment to delivering exceptional value to its customers.