Gianni Marostica | Director of Business Development and Travel
Google Inc

Gianni Marostica, Director of Business Development and Travel, Google Inc

Gianni Marostica (Director of Business Development and Partnerships, Google Travel) has been at Google for over 7 years and is responsible for driving all consumer travel and business to business partner initiatives and for supporting the overall strategy relating to all Travel products at Google.  Prior to joining Google, Gianni was the Chief Commercial Officer at ITA Software, a privately held startup in Cambridge, MA, offering pricing and shopping solutions to the industry. Gianni also served as President, Airline Passenger Solutions at Sabre Holdings Corp., providing mission critical and decision support software solutions to suppliers and intermediaries. He also served as the Managing Partner for Worldwide Consulting.  Gianni held several international executive assignments in both Paris and Rome prior to moving to the US. He graduated with an MBA from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia in Montreal, Canada where he was born. Gianni also currently serves on the board of a non-profit and a biotech startup.


Aviation Festival - Day 2 @ 15:25

Closing Keynote panel: Distribution revolution Do airlines now have more control of the distribution landscape and what will the airline vendor relationship look like in 5 years?

  • Will the grander vision for airline distribution start to come into play?
  • Can blockchain dramatically reduce distribution costs and will it trigger the emergence of a new business model?
  • Will the technology help wrestle some control from big online travel agencies and global distribution systems?
  • In light of recent uptake from airlines groups in embracing NDC and a new distribution models will we see wholesale change in the sector?
  • As airlines develop their own travel marketplaces how will they manage inventory as well as connections, ancillaries and partner tickets?
last published: 14/Aug/18 09:25 GMT

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