Sabre CEO Klein: Underperformance Not Connected To Departure

[UPDATE, Dec. 16, 2016: Sabre announced that Sean Menke will become president and CEO on Dec. 31. He's been at Sabre since October 2015 as an EVP and as president of Sabre Travel Network, responsible for the the company's global distribution system. He previously was CEO of Frontier Airlines and served in senior positions at Air Canada and Hawaiian Airlines. Non-executive chairman of the board Larry Kellner, a former Continental Airlines' CEO, becomes executive chairman on the same day.]

After Sabre on Monday announced president and CEO Tom Klein's plans to depart . . .

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Author: Jay Campbell

Jay Campbell in 2004 created travel business newsletter The Beat, in 2006 co-founded Travel Procurement magazine and in 2010 integrated them with Business Travel News. He served as editorial director until 2013. Jay made his travel industry media debut in 1993 at the Air Travel Journal of Boston while earning his undergraduate degree in journalism at Boston University.