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Jaya Kumar K appointed head of Sabre Global Development Center in India

Author: Sirima Eamtako / Date: Tue, 05/07/2019 - 01:02
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Jaya will be responsible for propelling the Centre's innovation capabilities, as well as attracting key talent to deliver cutting-edge technology solutions. 

Bangalore, India - Sabre Corporation has appointed Jaya Kumar K as Vice President & Managing Director, for Sabre Global Development Center in Bangalore, reaffirming its commitment to transforming the future of travel and strengthening Sabre's presence in India.

Jaya will be responsible for propelling the Centre's innovation capabilities, as well as attracting key talent to deliver cutting-edge technology solutions. 

Louis Selincourt, Senior Vice President, Sabre Global Development Center Operations, said: “The Global Development Centre in Bangalore is essential to our success, and I am delighted to have Jaya on board to spearhead Sabre's efforts in driving the industry toward next-generation retailing, distribution and fulfilment.”

Jaya comes to Sabre from Walmart, where he was Managing Director and Vice President, Global Technology Services, where he grew Walmart Labs India significantly, and established Centers of Excellences (CoE) for analytics across e-commerce and in-store technologies. Prior to that, Jaya also co-founded and built Neta, a pioneering data mining tool.

Jaya said: "My focus will be to make this Center a hub of opportunity for talented individuals while keeping innovation and creativity at the core of our operations. I look forward to a long and successful journey with the organisation."

Established in 2005, the Global Development Center in Bangalore has been driving innovation for Sabre's global customer base of over 425,000 travel agents, 350 airline partners, and 40,000 hotel properties. 
 

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