Gianni Pisanello

VP - Amadeus NDC-X, Amadeus IT Group

Gianni Pisanello

VP - Amadeus NDC-X, Amadeus IT Group

Biography

Since December 2017, Gianni is responsible for defining and executing Amadeus’ vision around
IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC). In collaboration with airlines, travel sellers and IATA,
Gianni is tasked with identifying and delivering the right NDC-based solutions that integrate the
needs of all industry stakeholders, under the right economics. Since joining Amadeus in 2005, Gianni has held a number of positions within the company, including:

  • Airline Business Strategy Director overseeing the full scope of Amadeus’
    airline-related businesses
  • Strategic Marketing Director, Airline Distribution, where he oversaw Commercial Strategy,
    Product Portfolio, and Marketing Communications
  • Director of Commercial Finance, reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, where he led
    the department that provides deal, pricing and negotiation support to commercial teams
    worldwide, across all business units.

Prior to Amadeus, he worked in private equity at Permira, covering technology and telecoms, as
well as in strategy consulting.

Gianni holds an MBA from INSEAD, an MSc from the London School of Economics and a MEng in
Aeronautics from Imperial College London.

All sessions by Gianni Pisanello

GDS Do NDC @ SCALE

04 Apr 2019
14.30 - 15.20
SEAFAIR: MAIN STAGE - DECK TWO (STERN)