Vice President, Product Management, Strategy & Business Operations, Hospitality Solutions at Sabre
Charl Lombard has two decades of professional experience, including tenures at two of the world’s leading professional services firms, PwC and McKinsey & Co, where he acted as a trusted adviser to senior executive teams and boards of directors of large public, private and state-owned entities. Most recently as an Associate Partner at McKinsey, Charl led the firm’s transformation service line where he shaped portfolio and business unit strategy, led large-scale organizational transformations and guided acquisition/merger integrations. Charl served clients across a broad range of industries including Advanced Industries & High Tech, Entertainment, Travel & Transport, Insurance & Financial Services, Metals & Mining, Electric Power, Renewable Energy, Telecoms and Manufacturing across several countries in North America, Europe and Africa. Charl has also worked as an FM radio DJ, performing artist and session/touring musician, songwriter, producer and journalist. Charl was the recipient of McKinsey Houston Inspirational Leadership Award in 2017. He holds an MBA from the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pretoria, South Africa.