Travelport has appointed Chua Hui Wan as its new head of agency sales for Asia Pacific.
Based in Singapore, Chua will lead the company's direct agency sales teams across the region, driving customer retention, growing share of wallet, and winning new business.
Chua takes over from interim head Mark Meehan, who will be focusing on his role as global vice president and managing director, global operators.
Jason Toothman, global head of agency sales at Travelport said, “Hui Wan is joining us at a pivotal moment for the company. Her rich sales experience and deep familiarity with our industry will stand her in excellent stead to support and enable our agency partners with the insight and innovation they expect from us, as travel recovers.”
An industry leader with more than 20 years of experience, Chua's newest appointment also marks her return to Travelport, where she previously held leadership positions in the company’s airline and agency groups between 2005 to 2013.
Prior to her Travelport appointment, she was most recently regional director, APAC at Hotelbeds Group and previously headed Zuji as CEO in Singapore.