Published on : Saturday, November 2, 2019
He will be based in Madrid and oversee all European countries as well as French-speaking countries in North Africa.
He holds more than a decade of in-depth experience within the travel industry.
Across a wide range of markets and areas of the business at Amadeus he has spent almost ten years.
Cuesta served as the senior vice president, western Europe retail travel agencies and also the managing director for Spain and Portugal.
He was responsible was sustained growth and excellence in customer proximity and operations .
In the previous role he served as the global marketing and managing director of Middle East & Africa.
Cuesta will work closely with the hospitality business unit’s customers to forge strategic partnerships, define and lead the commercial activity of the regions and drive business development opportunities.
Jan Tissera, head of international for the hospitality business unit of Amadeus felt delighted to welcome Fernando to the Hospitality business unit at a fascinating time for the industry.
He said that Europe is a key market for them as they continue to expand and Fernando’s in-depth experience and understanding of the business and region will be crucial to help accelerate the growth of hospitality business.