Paul started his career 25 years ago in Travel Management Company sales and marketing, moving to CEO for the UK & Ireland’s Institute of Travel & Management (ITM) in 2005. He launched the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) in Europe in 2010, moving to SVP Global Development in 2012 with a brief to develop GBTA regions outside of the USA. He is a co-founder of specialist consultancy Festive Road, www.festive-road.com and has been twice listed as one of the world’s top 25 business travel industry influencers by the Business Travel News, USA. In 2017 he also became the first ever elected international director to serve a term on the board of GBTA.
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There’s not likely to be a lot of business travel happening within most of your companies right now. There hasn’t been, globally, for a few months, as corporations introduced blanket travel restrictions from March onwards for all but business-critical or key worker travel.