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Trainline Partner Solutions hires Liz Emmott as Director of Global Distribution and Business Solutions

September 2, 2021 at 12:00 AM EDT
  • Emmott’s appointment follows other recent hires in the team under President, Trainline Partner Solutions, Champa Magesh, as Trainline continues to develop its partner offering
  • Emmott will be building her team further in the coming months with hires in the pipeline for both the UK and mainland Europe

LONDON, 2nd September 2021: Trainline Partner Solutions (TPS), Trainline’s B2B arm and a leading distributor of global rail content, today announces Liz Emmott has been appointed as Director of Global Distribution and Business Solutions. In this newly created role, Emmott will be responsible for leading the growth of Distribution and Business Solutions.

Distribution Solutions is a leading distributor of global rail content, providing easy access to routes, fares and journey times from carriers in multiple markets via one simple standardised API connection. Business Solutions gives employees at businesses of all sizes, in the UK and Europe, an easy way to book rail for business travel in and across 45 countries. 

Emmott started her career at American Express where she progressed through commercial roles in B2B payments and business travel (now Amex GBT), leading local, multinational and global teams. In 2016 she joined Amadeus as UK Sales Director before becoming UK General Manager and Commercial Director for Business Travel Accounts (UK, Ireland & Italy).

Champa Magesh, President, Trainline Partner Solutions, comments: “I’m thrilled to have Liz joining our team as we provide our business travel partners with even more ways to get rail at the heart of more journeys, in turn driving modal shift away from air and car travel. Our aim through Distribution and Business Solutions is to make the complex world of ticket retailing simpler, so more companies and their employees choose a greener way to travel.”

Liz Emmott, Director of Global Distribution and Business Solutions comments: “It’s very exciting to join Trainline on its journey to become the world’s number 1 rail platform. With businesses and travellers becoming increasingly conscious of the impact of their travel on the environment, Trainline Partner Solutions has the deep rail tech expertise to make sustainable choices easier and more affordable to implement.”

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About Trainline Partner Solutions  

Trainline Partner Solutions provides industry-leading, innovative rail technology solutions for travel management companies, businesses of all sizes and rail carriers. Our aim is to make the complex world of business travel and ticket retailing simple, so more companies and their employees choose a greener way to travel.

Trainline is the world's leading independent rail and coach travel platform, which brings together millions of routes, fares and journeys from more than 270 rail and coach carriers across 45 countries.