Appointed Director of Operations for Southern Africa
At Global Business Travel Association Southern Africa (GBTA SA) in Johannesburg, South Africa
Mr. Weighell will lead GBTA initiatives in Southern Africa and will be responsible for the growth and development of GBTA SA by overseeing the delivery of the association’s full membership, events, education and training, as well as facilitating industry solution discussions between corporate travel buyers and key industry bodies.
Jim, who lives in Johannesburg, has contributed to the development of GBTA SA since the inception of ITMSA in 2006, as a member, sponsor and also during his term of office as a Board Director of GBTA SA. Jim’s 37 year career in travel includes service with British Airways, American Airlines and Sure Travel, where he was head of the Sure corporate brand.