Matt James is Senior Manager of Corporate Strategy at Amadeus, based in Bangkok. His role is to identify startups in APAC that Amadeus could look to collaborate with to Shape the Future of Travel. He looks at opportunities in from different angles including co-creation, partnership and investment. Based in Bangkok for 11 years, Matt is originally from the UK and first entered the industry as a travel agent in London, before moving to Australia where he worked for an OTA in numerous roles. His passion is technology and innovation and loves techy gadgets.