Johan Lundgren | CEO

Johan Lundgren, CEO, easyJet

Johan Lundgren has spent his entire career in the travel industry working his way up through various roles to become most recently the Group Deputy CEO of Tui AG. Johan was also the CEO of the Mainstream Tourism business of the TUI Group (formed from the merger of TUI Travel PLC and TUI AG) where he was directly responsible for £12.4 billion of revenue, employed more than 44,000 people and took 20 million customers on holiday to over 120 destinations globally.  As Deputy CEO, Lundgren was a Member of the Group Executive Committee and his remit included Destination Services and Hotels; responsibility for 3,132 retail shops and 135 aircraft across 7 airlines.
2014 - 2015 Group Deputy Chief Executive & CEO of Mainstream, TUI AG
2011 – 2014 Group Deputy Chief Executive, TUI Travel PLC
2007 – 2011 Managing Director, Northern Region, TUI Travel PLC
2003 – 2007 Managing Director & CEO, TUI Nordic
2002 – 2003 Managing Director, MyTravel, Sweden
1999 – 2002 President, MyTravel, Canada
1996 – 1999 Managing Director, Always Tour Operations
1993 – 1996 Director Sales & Marketing, Always Tour Operations
1990 – 1993 Sales Manager, Always Tour Operations
1988 – 1990 Marketing Manager, Swedish/Soviet Travel Agency
1986 – 1988 Guide, Fritidsresor
1982 – 1985 Music studies in Sweden, UK and USA
1993 – 1994 Various programs at Stockholm School of Economics
1996 Programme for Executive Development IMD in Lausanne
DOB: 04 October 1966
Married with two children
Lives: London, UK


Aviation Festival - Day 2 @ 08:45

Keynote Interview: Johan Lundgren, CEO, easyJet

New easyJet CEO Johan Lundgren joins us to talk about easyJet worldwide and look at how one of Europe’s largest airlines is using innovative solutions to expands their reach into all segments. He will also be exploring the evolution of the LCC business model in Europe and discussing the current competition and consolidation in the market.

Aviation Festival - Day 2 @ 09:30

Keynote CEO Panel: Following their interviews, our keynote speakers will join a panel discussion, where they will debate some of the biggest challenges facing the industry

  • How can the aviation industry cope with the rapid changes that digital technology brings and how are airline CEOs prioritising digital and mobile only tools and applications?
  • What is the next step for the consolidation in the European market, are low cost carriers still the core innovators in a dramatically changing industry?
  • Passenger connectivity is continually growing, how can we use this to best serve our customers and deliver a more seamless end-to-end experience?
  • What impact will low-cost long-haul travel have on the future of global competition and will we see new feeder partnerships develop?
  • What does the next generation travel experience look like?
last published: 06/Sep/18 05:58 GMT

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