Booking Holdings has announced that John Brown will become CEO of Agoda effective June 1.
Brown has served as Agoda’s COO since 2014, when he was promoted from the role of chief product officer. The COO position will be filled by current chief product officer Omri Morgenshtern.
Current Agoda CEO, Robert Rosenstein, will become chairman of Agoda and special advisor to the CEO of Booking Holdings, Glenn Fogel.
Prior to joining Agoda in 2010, Brown was with the Boston Consulting Group, where he operated as a principal in Boston and in Bangkok. He has also served as an economic advisor to the Minister of Commerce and Industry for the Government of Afghanistan.