Mr. Philip C. Wolf, globally-renowned travel guru, is the retired chairman & CEO of PhoCusWright, an independent travel, tourism and hospitality research firm. The pioneer of Travel 2.0, he founded PhoCusWright in 1994 and grew the firm into the research authority on how travelers, suppliers and intermediaries connect.
He serves as board director on three continents, including two listed companies: chairman, eDreams ODIGEO (MAD: EDR) in Spain and MakeMyTrip (NASDAQ: MMYT) in India, as well as BusBud (Canada), Travel.ru (Russia), Hopper (USA) and, TrustYou & Blacklane (Germany).
He is the architect of the annually acclaimed PhoCusWright Conference, an event with provocative Center Stage themes which are relied upon as industry bellwethers.
He is a magna cum laude graduate of Duke University and holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University.