Tom Klein president of Sabre Holdings
Mr. Klein's previous role was Executive Vice President, Sabre Holdings, and Group President of Sabre Travel Network and Sabre Airline Solutions.
In 2006 Mr. Klein was recognized by Business Travel News as one of the "25 Most Influential Executives of 2006"; he was on that list again in 2007, and received similar recognition from Travel Weekly Magazine.
Before assuming his role as group president in 2004, Mr. Klein served as senior vice president for Sabre Holdings and president of Sabre Airline Solutions.
Earlier roles included president of Emerging Businesses for Sabre Holdings; senior vice president for Sabre Travel Network, North America and before that, Latin America; vice president of Product Marketing; and, first director general of Sabre Sociedad Tecnologica, a Mexico-based joint venture company owned by Sabre, Aeromexico and Mexicana.
Prior to joining Sabre in 1994, Mr. Klein held a variety of sales, marketing, and operations positions at American Airlines and Consolidated Freightways, Inc.
Mr. Klein also serves on the Dean’s Board of the Villanova School of Business, the Advisory Board of Southern Methodist University School of Engineering and the Hewlett-Packard Global Customer Advisory Board. ■