Travelport names regional boss

SINGAPORE, 9 October 2018: An airline booking system for travel agents, Travelport has named Ming Foong as its regional managing director of Asia, effective immediately.

In his new role, Ming takes responsibility for managing and growing Travelport’s business in Asia (excluding Japan and India).

He will continue to be based in Hong Kong and to report to Mark Meehan, managing director of Travelport’s newly formed unit covering the wider Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APACMEA) region.

Since joining Travelport in 2012, Ming has been instrumental in growing Travelport’s business in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

His most recent role was managing director for greater China region and online business group for APAC.

Under Ming’s leadership in the Greater China Region, Travelport formulated partnerships with a plethora of online travel agencies (OTA), traditional offline agencies and corporate TMC customers.