As senior director, Claire leads Advito’s development in the Asia Pacific region. As she grows the APAC business, she continues to focus on minimizing clients’ travel spend and maximizing their travel program value, pushing beyond the boundaries of traditional sourcing In her previous role as a senior managing consultant, Claire led Advito’s hotel programs for global clients by overseeing project teams, managing the full procurement and sophisticated RFP processes, and providing ongoing program reporting. She first joined Advito as a senior consultant. Prior to Advito, Claire served as an advisory services consultant for American Express Business Travel where she led regional and global hotel programs for CAC 40 corporations. Claire has also served as a key account manager for InterContinental Paris Le Grandad and she began her career in sales with Starwood Hotels in Paris. Claire received her bachelor’s degree in economics and management at the University Paris IX Dauphine, her master’s degree in hospitality management at Vatel Hotel School in Paris and her Executive MBA at Kellogg School of Management and Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. She is based in Hong Kong.