Partnerships Director Travel and Tourism, What3Words
Richard Lewis has over thirty years’ experience in service industries with fifteen of those in international markets including Libya, Egypt, the U.A.E. and Jordan. Lewis has held senior roles with EMI, Forte Hotels, Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts, CNN Turner Broadcasting, Preferred Hotel Group, Best Western, and what3words. He has an in-depth understanding of Digital Transformation and Disruptive Innovation after helping to pioneer changing travel booking patterns with WorldRes in the late 1990s and launching Clickworker’s crowdsourcing platform in the UK in 2010. Lewis is an international speaker and panellist who has presented on subjects ranging from ‘Living Services’ to ‘Internet Innovations in Tourism’. Now he is passionate about helping to re-address the world with what3words – a precise, simple and universal addressing solution.