Scott Gutz

President and Chief Executive Officer, Amadeus North America
Amadeus IT Group

 Scott was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer for Amadeus North America in April 2011.

In this role, Scott directs Amadeus’ distribution initiatives, including sales, marketing, strategic planning, business development, product management, and customer support for Amadeus' travel agency, travel supplier, and specialty customers in the United States and Canada.

Prior to his current role, Scott served as Chief Operating Officer for the Americas, overseeing finance, information systems, customer training, customer support, product development and delivery services. Before that, he served as Senior Vice President of e-Commerce for Amadeus North America and Chief Executive Officer of e-Travel Inc. In this role, he led the commercial, product and support activities for Amadeus’ large North American corporate, airline and leisure e-commerce customers. As Chief Executive Officer of e-Travel Inc., he successfully facilitated and implemented the company’s sale to Amadeus in 2001 and was named one of the top 25 most influential executives by Business Travel News.

Prior to joining Amadeus, Scott was a vice president at Oracle Corporation, where he guided corporate financial planning, corporate accounting, and mergers and acquisitions integration. He also worked as a senior manager for Arthur Andersen LLP in the audit and business process consulting divisions.

Scott completed his MBA at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan Fellows Program in Innovation and Global Leadership. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Babson College and is a certified public accountant (CPA).