We live and breathe travel. And our goals for the industry are bold, just like us. Adding further depth and breadth of management experience, eNett's Board of Directors represent a wealth of payments, travel and distribution expertise.
Gordon Wilson is President and CEO of Travelport, one of the world's leading providers of critical travel content aggregation, search and booking services for the global travel industry.
Mr. Wilson was appointed to his current post on June 1, 2011, having previously served as Travelport's Deputy CEO since November 2009 and as President and CEO of the Travelport GDS division since January 2007.
In April 2016, Wilson took over the Chairmanship of our fast growing B2B payments subsidiary, eNett reflecting the growing importance of this element of our Travel Commerce Platform.
Mr. Wilson has over 25 years' experience in global electronic travel distribution, in various senior positions, including CEO roles with Galileo and Cendant Travel Distribution Services. During his career, Mr. Wilson has lived and worked in the United Kingdom, the United States, South Africa and Portugal.
Gordon Wilson holds a Master's Degree in Law from the University of Cambridge.
Ms. Buse most recently served as CEO and Executive Director of Monitise plc until September 2015. Monitise is a global technology services provider of mobile banking, payments and commerce solutions. She was a non-executive director of the company from 2010 to 2012. Prior to this, she served in a number of executive management roles with Visa, Inc. from 1998 to 2014, most recently as Executive Vice President, Global Solutions, and from 2010 to 2013 as Visa's Group President for Asia Pacific, Central Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Bernard Bot is responsible for leading Travelport's finance function which includes investor relations, M&A, treasury, tax, financial planning and analysis, audit, controllership and procurement.
Prior to joining Travelport in January 2016, Bernard was CFO for Aer Lingus Plc, Ireland's national airline and before that he held the same role for TNT Express N.V., the international courier company listed on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam. His early career was spent with global management consulting firm, McKinsey & Company, where he spent twelve years, latterly as partner.
A Dutch national, who also speaks fluent English and French, Bernard is based in the company's global headquarters in Langley, UK. He holds an MSc in Economics from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Rob Bishop is Managing Director of Optal, and considered a global authority on credit cards, payments, retail banking and distribution. Rob has carved a successful career in the financial services sector since the early 1980s, building expertise that covers virtually every element of the consumer business - credit cards, payments, retail banking, marketing, credit, distribution and CRM. He's been trusted with senior executive positions at NAB, Westpac and Citibank, and has successfully applied his extensive knowledge across several markets including Australia, the US, Japan, Korea and Hong Kong. Rob's innovation and insight have also been sought by the boards of many Australian public companies and MasterCard International.
Anthony has been Managing Director and CEO of eNett international since its inception in 2009. His career is characterised by innovation and entrepreneurial vision.
Anthony has led eNett's development from start-up to becoming one of the world's leading travel payment companies, delivering ongoing exponential annual growth. Bringing more than 15 years of comprehensive business strategic and operational knowledge to the business, Anthony's leadership spans the telecommunications, internet, human services, retail, financial services and travel sectors. As a founder of Optal (formerly PSP International), he combined his experience in payments and travel to create eNett International.
A patriot and with a penchant for controlling the music at events, Anthony has been known to lead team huddles with a sing-along to 'True Blue' by John Williamson.