Wheels Up Experience (NYSE: UP), the leading brand in private aviation, today announces that Chief Legal Officer, Laura Heltebran has been appointed to the Advisory Board of Women Leading Travel & Hospitality.
Laura currently serves as the Chief Legal Officer at Wheels Up where she successfully led a 2021 SPAC IPO and the acquisition of Air Partner, a publicly traded UK company providing global travel and aviation services. She has 30 years of experience in the technology, travel and aviation industries, and is well-versed in many aspects of the travel and hospitality realm. Her years of executive leadership and industry experience position Laura to help drive the growth and direction of Women Leading Travel & Hospitality. Additionally, she will participate in quarterly advisory board meetings, along with attending and promoting various events.
Laura joins a stacked roster of powerhouse women already on the board including Diana Plazas, Chief Sales and Marketing officer at Marriott International, Charisse Evans, Vice President of Employee Relations at Delta Air Lines, amongst other inspirational women.