Ronnie Gurion

GM, Global Head of Uber for Business
Uber

Ronnie Gurion GM, Global Head of Uber for Business
Ronnie is the Global Head of Uber for Business where he oversees operations internationally, as the platform has expanded to serve 65,000 organizations across the globe.

He was previously the Chief Strategy Officer at HomeAway where he was responsible for business development, corporate development, strategic planning, and new growth initiatives. He also served as President at Orbitz between 2009 and its acquisition by Expedia in 2015 where led the creation and rapid expansion of the Orbitz Partner Network into one of the leading providers of global travel technology solutions.

Earlier in his career, Ronnie has held leadership positions at Airbnb, Ticketmaster, and AOL in a variety of business development and general management roles. Ronnie received his MBA from the University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and a bachelor’s degree from Duke University. He lives in Marin County with his wife and two sons.

Sessions

Executive Roundtable: The Remaking of Corporate Travel

Ride hailing, home sharing, mobile, chat: The same forces that have upended consumer travel have infiltrated corporate programs - and the impact is big. The lines get blurrier as non-traditional content continues to blend with the GDS, and leisure extensions to business trips expand traveler expectations. Panelists from all sides of the ecosystem discuss how they are meeting the demands of today’s business traveler while tweaking corporate programs for good.