Speakers and Chairs Bios

Platzhalter Speakers
Maëlle Gavet

Executive VP of Global Operations,
Priceline Group



Maëlle Gavet, The Priceline Group’s Executive Vice President of Global Operations, is responsible for driving global operational strategy and connections across The Priceline Group and its six major brands (Booking.com, OpenTable, KAYAK, Priceline.com, agoda.com and rentalcars.com), working alongside The Priceline Group CEO and the brands CEOs. Prior to joining The Priceline Group, Gavet served as the CEO of OZON, Russia’s leading e-commerce business. Before that, she was a Principal at The Boston Consulting Group, working in France, the UK, South Africa and India. Gavet launched her first business when she was 16 and has launched 2 more since then.

She was recently ranked by the World Economic Forum in their “Young Global Leaders” 2016 class alongside Emmanuel Macron, Sam Altman and Amal Clooney. She was ranked by Fast Company on their “Most Creative People in Business” list, and ranked by Forbes in their “World’s Most Powerful Women” list and Fortune’s 40 under 40 list among other donors.