As Vice President of Corporate Development, Bryan Batista leads the company’s mergers and acquisitions division, focused on strategic initiatives that will accelerate Booking.com’s mission to empower people to experience the world.
Previously as Senior Director of Global Partnerships at Booking.com, Bryan was responsible for building and managing impactful partnerships globally, overseeing the company’s relationships with over 17,500 affiliate distribution and metasearch partners globally, and maximizing new business opportunities.
Prior to joining Booking.com in 2014, Bryan worked at Tesla Motors for four years in various sales, distribution, and business development roles, in both the Bay Area, USA and Europe. Bryan also worked as a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company, and in product management roles at General Motors.
Bryan holds a BASc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto and an MBA in Business Administration and Management from Harvard Business School.