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Blair Austin

Blair Austin

Vice President, Strategic Business Ops & Planning, Travel Solutions
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As vice president of Global Business Operations, Blair Austin leads a diverse set of functions responsible for driving value across Sabre and identifying new and unique ways to scale the business. His teams are focused on product pricing strategy and operations, decision support and analytics, business transformation/process optimization, strategic business planning and program management.

Blair joined Sabre in 2016 as Chief of Staff to the president of Travel Network and was quickly promoted to Chief of Staff to the CEO before assuming his current role in Travel Solutions.

Prior to his time at Sabre, Blair held various corporate strategy and operational leadership positions at Time Warner Cable, overseeing the design and execution of new strategic initiatives across the business. Earlier in his career, he was a management consultant with Capgemini Consulting where he led strategy and transformation client engagements for the media and entertainment practice.

Blair grew up in Texas and Hong Kong, received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Villanova University and now lives in Dallas with his wife, two sons, daughter and their dog, Scout.