Tony started his career with Amadeus in Brisbane twenty years ago and has extensive experience in the Australian and New Zealand market.
In his role Tony is responsible for driving the commercial and operational strategies for Amadeus throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific as well as identifying and maximising new market opportunities throughout the region.
Prior to taking up the new role, Tony held the position of Amadeus Account Director, Flight Centre. Based in Brisbane, he was dedicated to developing Amadeus’ global relationship with Flight Centre.
Previously Tony had been Vice President, Asia Pacific Operations, based in Bangkok, Amadeus’ regional headquarters. His responsibility included developing and executing strategy in Asia Pacific in the areas of Customer Support, Technical Support, Fares and Ticketing Support, Training and Software Development.
This experience has been underpinned by a number of management and operational roles within Amadeus, including Business Development Manager, e-Commerce and the development of travel IT systems, giving him broad experience of the Amadeus offer and understanding of delivering on customer requirements.
Prior to joining Amadeus in 1993, Tony held a variety of professional roles in Australia with Mount Isa Mines, the Queensland Department of Education and Westpac Banking Corporation.
Tony has a Graduate Diploma of Management from the Central Queensland University and a Bachelor of Business Computing with Distinction from the Queensland University of Technology.