Tom van Gessel
Travel Lead, EMEA Partnerships, Google
Tom is a Travel Industry Lead at Google, focusing on EMEA partnerships. In his role, Tom helps deliver long term value to the top travel partners and the industry in EMEA. In over a decade at Google, Tom has held various partner-facing roles across North America, APAC, and EMEA. Tom began his career in real estate and finance, with consultancy roles in New York and Shanghai. He then transitioned to online travel, relocating to Australia to launch and grow Expedia’s Asia Pacific footprint. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration.