Bob Bearden brings a strong background and deep understanding of technology, marketing, retailing, and operations, coupled with a focus on achieving financial results through analysis, innovation, and application of IT solutions to the Travelocity Global team. Named Travelocity Global’s CFO in 2012, Bob is responsible for the oversight of the finance team, applying discipline to measuring and tracking business performance and working with teams across the company to drive improvements.
Prior to joining the Travelocity Global team, Bob was CFO at New York-based Intent Media. Before that he held executive level positions with Expedia and its sister companies Hotels.com and Egnecia. Earlier in his career, Bob worked in finance, business intelligence and analysis at Travelocity Global’s parent company, Sabre Holdings.
Bob received his Master of Business Administration – Finance and Information Systems Management from the University of Texas at Austin and earned his Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting from the University of Oklahoma.
Favorite travel moment:
“It’s too hard to pick a favorite, but a definitely one of the most memorable travel moments is taking surfing lessons with my family in San Diego.”