Amadeus has appointed Maria Taylor as head of commercial, Asia-Pacific for the hospitality business unit, excluding the Indian subcontinent and China.
With more than 19 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Taylor will work closely with Amadeus customers to forge strategic partnerships, lead commercial activity to ensure retention, and drive new business opportunities.
Based in Singapore, Taylor will report to Jan Tissera, head of international for the hospitality business unit.
Taylor was previously responsible for Asia-Pacific sales at TravelClick, which Amadeus acquired in October 2018. In this role, Taylor supervised the expansion of the in-region team to more than 100 employees and opened new sales territories in the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia and New Zealand.
Based in Asia-Pacific for 14 years, Taylor previously held leadership roles with Accor Hotels & Resorts and Meritus Hotels & Resorts.