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 travelers, 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 three continents:
· India: MakeMyTrip (NASDAQ: MMYT), (makemytrip.com)
· USA: Hopper (hopper.com)
· Germany: TrustYou (trustyou.com) and Blacklane (blacklane.com)
Mr. Wolf was appointed for the first time as Independent Director by the Shareholders Meeting held on 8th April 2014, and subsequently re-appointed for a period of three years by the Board during a meeting held on 14th of March 2017. His appointment will be ratified by the shareholders of the Company in the Shareholders’ General Meeting due to be held in July 2017.