Philip C. Wolf
Mr. Wolf, globally renowned travel guru, is the retired Chairman of PhoCusWright Inc., an independent travel, tourism and hospitality research firm specializing in the impact of technology and innovation on the world’s third largest industry. The pioneer of Travel 2.0, he founded PhoCusWright in 1994 and grew the firm into the research authority on how travellers, suppliers and intermediaries connect. He is the architect of the annually acclaimed PhoCusWright Conference; the event’s provocative Center Stage themes are relied upon as industry bellwethers, quickly becoming accepted wisdom each year. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Duke University and holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University. In addition to eDreams ODIGEO, he serves as board director for companies on four continents:
· India: MakeMyTrip (NASDAQ: MMYT), (makemytrip.com)
· Canada: Busbud (busbud.com)
· Russia: Travel.ru (oktogo.ru, travel.ru)
· USA: Hopper (hopper.com)
· Germany: TrustYou (trustyou.com) and Blacklane (blacklane.com)
Mr. Wolf was appointed as Independent Director for a period of three years by the Shareholders Meeting held on 8th of April, 2014.