Keith Wallis | Senior Director Distribution and Payments
Air Canada

Keith Wallis, Senior Director Distribution and Payments, Air Canada

Keith Wallis has over 25 years of  experience in the airline industry. He has held various positions in Operations, Product Management, and most recently in Distribution and Payments. Mr. Wallis is Air Canada's Senior Director, Distribution and Payments, where he  is responsible for providing leadership direction on the global strategy and  objectives  relating to Product Distribution and Payment Solutions. This includes maximizing revenue performance and cost efficiency through the development of a global distribution and payments strategy, business development activities, and account management. He  is responsible for  the carrier's joint distribution strategy within Star Alliance, the  overall c ommercial  payment solutions portfolio, and the development of short and long-term objectives  to position the Air Canada brand in the global marketplace. Mr. Wallis  is member of the Board of Directors of UATP. He  is  also the  Air Canada  Board  representative to the IATA  Shop-Order Services Board, responsible for  NDC, as well as the Air Canada representative to the ATPCO Airline Advisory Committee. Mr. Wallis holds a Bachelor's degree from UNB, an MBA from McGill University and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.


World Aviation Festival Day 1 @ 15:10

Panel: What opportunities can airlines find in global payment methods through understanding regional systems and preferences?

World Aviation Festival Day 2 @ 12:00

Air Canada Case Study: Evaluating the rewards and challenges of using NDC at Air Canada

last published: 16/May/22 14:36 GMT

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