Tuesday, April 09, 2013
GlobalStar Travel Management announces the appointment of Mathew Cummings (CFO & COO at Travizon Travel Management in Boston USA) as its new Global Chairman. Effective the 1st April Matt takes over from the outgoing Chairman Jeremy Bull (Hillgate Travel London UK) where he will hold the position for the next two years
Matt is a graduate from Suffolk University - 1980 and his first position was treasurer/controller for Matra Datavision, the U.S. Subsidiary of a French company specialized in CAD/CAM software. Matt joined Travizon in 1995 as Chief Financial Officer responsible for finance and accounting, and then in 2002 also assumed role of Chief Operating Officer. His current responsibilities at Travizon are those of Chief Financial & Operating Officer, Chair the Executive Committee, and responsibility for finance, accounting and operations.
Commenting on his new role as GlobalStar Chairman Matt added: "My vision for GlobalStar is to continue to build a strong Partner network, with support and development from the GlobalStar Executive Team that provides consistent customer-driven solutions for the provision of a Global Travel Management program. Partner involvement, accountability and commitment of resources, together with customer input are key to achieving this goal."
GlobalStar's President Mr. Steve Hartwell commented: "I very much look forward to working with Matt as we continue with the development and growth of GlobalStar and its network. Matt brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge in our industry which will support us to implement our plans for the future. Matt has seen his own company Travizon grow substantially over recent years and we are delighted to have him as our new Chairman."
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