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Anouchka Mahadawo, Product Consultant, Digital Innovation team, IBS Software, Mauritius

Anouchka Mahadawo

Hi Anouchka, tell us a bit about you and your role I joined IBS Software in August 2021 as a product consultant in the Digital Innovation and Consulting department. I work remotely from Mauritius, where I was born and raised. Our mission is to solve aviation challenges using IBS' SaaS solutions. Day to day, I work with airlines to understand their goals and how our solutions and expertise can support them in reaching these goals. In my immediate team there are three of us, all women. We're currently working on proofs of concept with different airlines for a dynamic revenue management tool. We'...

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Sowmya Sharath, Senior Architect, Digital Innovation team, IBS Software, Cochin, India

Sowmya Sharath, Senior Architect, Digital Innovation team, IBS Software, Cochin, India

Hello Sowmya, tell us about your role I'm a Senior Architect, part of the Digital Innovation team in the Consulting and Digital Transformation business. We look at how we can utilise upcoming digital technologies to create solutions for the travel industry. I'm particularly focused on Natural Language Processing (NLP); it's a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) that enables computers to understand human language, in text or voice form. It's found in applications such as Google Assistant, Alexa and chatbots. What do you enjoy about your work?  Learning about new technologies and underst...

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Yvonne Lunsong, Director of Sales, IBS Software, based in Singapore

Yvonne Lunsong, Director of Sales, IBS Software, based in Singapore

Hello Yvonne, tell us a bit about your role  My role is to drive sales for Software-as-a-Service solutions (SaaS), primarily in the aviation and energy resources & logistics industries. Broadly, the role involves developing and executing sales strategies to secure new business, nurture existing relationships and expand the IBS footprint in the various geographic markets and business verticals. What drew you to IBS Software?  I joined IBS Software in 2017 as the first employee based in Singapore. The company already had several well-established airline customers in Asia Pacific; w...

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Women in Tech: Latha Nair, Vice President and Head of Service Delivery, IBS Software, Trivandrum, India

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Tell us a bit about your role and what you enjoy  I head up the Delivery Unit of the Consulting and Digital Transformation business. I lead a team of 700+ colleagues to build, customize and enhance transformational solutions for travel industry customers. It's a multi-faceted role, where we use collaborative practices like Agile, DevOps, automation with emerging technologies and toolkits to achieve productivity, quality and capability goals It must be satisfying to lead a team that large – what's the best thing about your role?  I love that I'm accountable for both employee and custo...

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Women in Tech: Christine Updegraff, Director, Hospitality Solutions, IBS Software, based in Connecticut, USA.

Women in Tech: Christine Updegraff, Director, Hospitality Solutions, IBS Software, based in Connecticut, USA.

Tell us a bit about your role and what motivates you I joined IBS Software seven years ago in an account management role within the Hospitality division, and I continue today to lead relationships with key global hotel accounts. My role is to analyse, discover and match the needs of e-commerce buyers and sellers of hotel products with IBS Software solutions. I also serve as a source of directional input to our product management team which is continually building our roadmap for the future. What motivates me is visionary thinking: the next horizon, the twists and turns that keep us moving towa...

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