Nicola is Director of Travel Partnerships for International SOS, a global provider of travel security and medical assistance services, and an industry leader in travel risk mitigation. Prior to joining International SOS, Nicola spent six years as Director of Corporate Travel Services for Omnicom Group, a global advertising and marketing communications services company, and as travel category manager she was responsible for supplier selection, and contract negotiation and management across EMEA and APAC. Nicola has been a key member of the ITM board since 2010, served as Chairman 2012-2014 and holds the role of immediate outgoing chairman on the board.
Nicola's career has been almost exclusively in the travel industry, having spent 18 years living and working in the USA, starting at a small boutique travel agency in the early 90's, and leading to positions within American Express Travel and American Airlines, with a brief diversion into catering when she started her own company with a very British theme. A member of CIPS, Nicola is currently completing a dissertation on the connection between managed business travel, procurement, and risk, as part of a MSc in strategic procurement.
Business Travel Journalism Awards 2015 | Thursday, 8 October 2015 | The Magazine, Hyde Park, London | 7pm until late
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