Elizabeth Aston is Senior Advisor Industry Affairs at Amadeus and is responsible for strategic initiatives at government and institutional level to expand the scope of cooperation of Amadeus with key decision makers. This covers industry and regulatory bodies in Brussels, Trade Associations, and Governments. Previously Elizabeth held various global commercial roles within Amadeus, including account management of top global customers.
At other stages in her career, Elizabeth has been Managing Director Spain for a Swedish start up (early prototype for the sharing economy!), Business Development Director of a Silicon Valley based IT company specialising in advanced hosted inventory management solutions for the leisure sector and Managing Director Spain Micros Fidelio, a NASDAQ listed, global leader in hospitality IT solutions.
Elizabeth began her career in Irish tourism, before moving to London where she held a number of management positions, most notably as General Manager of a privately owned company in the leisure sector, which was the UK’s fastest growing privately owned company of its day.
Elizabeth holds an MA from Trinity College Dublin. She speaks English, Spanish, French and Italian.