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CWT fills top tech role

Rachel O'Brien, VP and chief technology transformation officer at CWT
Company Old: 
Ladbrokes Coral
Company New: 
Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has appointed Rachel O’Brien as its new VP and chief technology transformation officer, effective immediately.

O’Brien has held digital transformation roles with Santander UK, Pearson Technology, Penguin Group and NSC Technology. She joins CWT from Ladbrokes Coral, where she was responsible for delivering technology and the implementation of change and culture in the company’s technology transformation.

At CWT, O’Brien will be responsible for governing, reporting, measuring and budgeting across the product and technology organisation, reporting to EVP and CTO Andrew Jordan.

Jordan commented: “Rachel is known for transforming organisations in a pragmatic way to drive business success. She will be instrumental in our digital transformation by supporting our processes and providing the skill sets to deliver on our promises.”