Travel management company BCD Travel appointed Olivia Ruggles-Brise to the role of vice president of sustainability.
In this new role, Ruggles-Brise will play an integral role in aligning and driving initiatives throughout BCD’s six sustainability focus areas. She will also engage with key stakeholders, partners and groups within the industry, using strategic collaboration to ensure continued progress for sustainability.
She reports directly to April Bridgeman, senior vice president at BCD Travel and managing director of Advito.
Ruggles-Brise joins BCD with more than 20 years of experience. She was previously director for Greenview, a consulting and research firm that supports hospitality organisations in designing environmental, social and governance sustainability strategies.
Prior to that, she spent a decade at the World Travel & Tourism Council where she oversaw the organisation’s policy, strategy and sustainability work.