Chief Data Officer, Vice President Data Strategy and Transformation


Xavier Lagardère is the Lufthansa Group Chief Data Officer, leading the airline group´s transformation towards becoming a Data-centric company. As a travel & transportation executive he holds board-level roles in travel startups such as Hopper, the #1 most downloaded travel app in North America. His previous roles include leading the Lufthansa Group´s airline retailing and payments unit; Groupon´s travel business in France as well as product development and R&D roles with tech giants Amadeus and HP.  A French national, Xavier holds a MBA from INSEAD and a Master´s Degree in Computer Science from the Grenoble National Superior School of Applied Mathematics and Informatics.

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Travel and tourism : what role for AI

Industry Spotlight AI Application
2023-02-09 | 10:25 - 10:50 | Conference Room Croisette