Carlson Wagonlit Travel

Simon Nowroz

Carlson Wagonlit Travel Marketing Director


Diploma from the University of West London.

Diploma from INSEAD.

Diploma from Stanford University.


1988-94: Head of Field Sales at British Midland International (Bmi) in London.

1994-96: Head of B2B Europe, Middle East and Africa marketing at Budget Rent a Car in London.

1996-98: Head of planning and strategy at Amadeus in France.

1998-2000: Consultant at CSC in London.

2000-02: Marketing Manager at Differentis in London.

2002-03: Spherion sales manager.

2003-12: General Manager of Travelport for the Asia-Pacific area in Hong Kong.

2012-14: Director of New Ventures at Travelport.

2014-17: founder of Anderson Capital Advisors.

Since April 2017: Marketing Director of Carlson Wagonlit Travel.


Based in Minneapolis and reporting to Patrick Andersen, Chief Strategy & Commerce Officer, Simon Nowroz is Marketing Director of Carlson Wagonit Travel. He has more than 25 years of experience in the travel industry, primarily in consulting, distribution, vehicle rental and air travel.

Simon Nowroz began his career in 1988 as head of field sales at the British airline Bmi before driving B2B marketing for the EMEA area of Budget Rent a Car.

After two years spent in consulting travel and transportation at the US CSC, he served as marketing manager for Differentis in the early 2000s and then headed the sales department of the recruiting company Spherion for one year.

In 2003 he joined Travelport, where he led the New Ventures for nearly 3 years and then the Asia Pacific region for 9 years.

In 2014, Simon Nowroz co-founded Anderson Capital Advisors, a consulting firm specializing in optimizing customer returns, which he ultimately left in 2017.