Skyteam GBT, David Levin (Oktober 2019).png

Published on Wednesday, October 16, 2019

American Express GBT appoints information security chief

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has appointed David Levin as its new chief information security officer.

He will report to chief information technology officer David Thompson and will be based in Phoenix, Arizona.

Levin is responsible for GBT's global information security programme.

Thompson said: "David has a solid record of success introducing new strategies and innovative solutions that deliver optimal impact. He is a visionary executive with a firm grasp of the trends impacting cybersecurity."

Levin said: "GBT is driving innovation in the business travel industry. Security can serve as a champion of change, and I look forward to striking a balance where we can try new things and innovate in a safe way, while still meeting GBT's industry leading levels of security and compliance."

Levin brings more than 20 years of experience in the information security and risk management space. Most recently, he served as chief information security officer for Western Union.

Story Image

Your Comments

, be the first to post a comment.
Your email:

Email other comments made to this story

NOTE: Comments are subject to admin approval before being posted.

What is GoodtoGo? | Submission Form

GoodtoGo - Friday, March 20th
UK Special Edition
USA Special Edition
Asia/Pacific Special Edition

GoodtoGo - Friday, March 13th
UK Special Edition
USA Special Edition
Asia/Pacific Special Edition

Mole Poll
Are the UK Government doing enough to protect the Travel industry?
yes 49.43 %
no 50.57 %

Thank you for your vote


Centara Reserve, their first luxury resort, to open in Samui December 2020

Active Adventurers, Cultural Explorers, and Wellness Seekers in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah

Clearwater Marine Aquarium talks about Rescue Rehab Release and the future of Marine Life

Dana Young CEO and President of @visitflorida

The Mole talks to Mal Barrit the MD of @traveltek about expansion, tech and strategy