Alex Luzurraga

Vice President of Corporate Strategy, Amadeus

Alex Luzarraga has been Vice President, Corporate Strategy of Amadeus since September 2011. He is a member of the Executive Committee.

He has the global responsibility of proposing, aligning and coordinating the global strategy of the company, carrying out analysis and studies on specific sectors and companies to execute the right partnerships, ventures and M&A activity. Part of this scope is market research and competitive intelligence and, since January 2013, the direct responsibility over the company’s long term product strategy, corporate governance and monitoring and implementation of the corporate strategy.

He chairs the Investment Committee and fosters a number of transversal processes and governing bodies to improve the execution side of the company’s plans. Between 1998 and 2006, Alex worked in Amadeus Finance (pricing, revenue management, business finance), intervened in the evaluation and follow-up of complex customer business cases, contributed to the signature of different Amadeus external partnerships and JVs and supported the definition and implementation of the Amadeus Value Based Pricing.

His professional career started in Novartis (Paris). Between 2006 and 2011, Alex participated in a number of different start-up ventures. He directly collaborated to the expansion of the Hospitality business in PortAventura and rejoined Amadeus in September 2011.

Alex holds a degree in Business Administration and an MBA from ESADE. He also graduated in Economics and Actuarial sciences in the University of Barcelona, and has been an associate professor of statistics in the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. He is a Spanish native and speaks English and French.