Sabre has appointed Otto Gergye as Vice President
and Regional General Manager North Asia – Travel Solutions Airline
Otto will be responsible for Sabre’s airline
operations in North Asia, a key growth region for the company. His
role will involve identifying business opportunities and further
expanding Sabre’s already strong presence in this fast-growing
region. He will also seek to strengthen successful and trusted
relationships with existing airline customers.
Otto has over 20 years of experience in the
aviation and travel industry, and has held multiple senior
executive roles with various airlines and technology providers
across the globe.
Sabre from Qantas Airways where he was
General Manager Commercial Sales Performance Asia.
notable roles for Otto include Executive General Manager Sales,
Marketing & Distribution at Fiji Airways, Senior Vice President at
Air Berlin and Chief Commercial Officer with Malev Hungarian
He has also worked in a variety of commercial
leadership positions at airlines, telecommunications and software
companies, including at British Airways and KLM.
“Otto is a highly experienced travel,
technology and business leader with a proven record for leading
global teams, opening up new markets and driving growth for
airline and technology companies within APAC and beyond,” said
Darren Rickey, SVP, Travel Solutions Regional Sales and Accounts,
Sabre. “Having worked at a number of airlines himself, he is well-
placed to strengthen existing relationships and grow new ones to
further cement Sabre’s position as APAC’s preferred airline
Otto will be based out of Sabre’s APAC
headquarters in Singapore. He holds an MBA from the Open
University Business School.