New Carlson Wagonlit chief for Nordics

Virpi Paasonen to also continue as CWT CEO in Finland
On December 1, Virpi Paasonen will become the new manager of Carlson Wagonlit Travel for the Nordic region. She will also continue in her existing position as chief executive of CWT in Finland.
John Wilson, who previously led the Nordic operations, has gone on within the group to take responsibility for one of its key markets, the UK and Ireland.
“It’s exciting to step into a new role and I look forward to the opportunity to work more closely with the entire Nordic organisation and also with the customers”, Paasonen said. “CWT has recently renewed its global strategy and it’s incredibly interesting to be the one to implement this strategy in the Nordic countries.”
She added: “The new strategy is to continue to develop, innovate and use new technology that is fully in line with our corporate customers’ need to run their business and for life to be as easy as possible for their business travellers.
“We already have a range of products and services for business travellers and also for those organising meetings. Hopefully many already know CWT’s own app, CWT To Go, which now also offers hotel booking functionality. Just recently, we also launched a unique online product for booking meeting facilities, in”
TTG Nordic