American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has appointed former CWT UK and Ireland country manager Johan Wilson as new vice president and general manager for the Nordic region.

Wilson will take up his new position on September 23 and will oversee GBT’s Nordic business, reporting to Jason Geall, Vice President and General Manager, Northern Europe.

He previously spent more than 10 years at CWT in several senior roles including vice president of the Nordic region and most recently as country director for the UK and Ireland.

“Johan has an excellent track record of engaging leadership and delivering results, and he joins GBT at an exciting time of dynamic development, both in the Nordics and globally,” said Geall.

Wilson added: “With the integration of HRG, as well as SMT in Finland, the new GBT is a vibrant company with so many opportunities in the Nordics and around the world. I am looking forward to working with the Nordics team to build on GBT’s success and its reputation for leading the industry.”

Subscribe to the BBT Newsletter

Join the Buying Business Travel newsletter for the latest business travel news.

Thank you for signing up!