- Ethereum-based Winding Tree has appointed Eric Leopold in an advisory role.
- Leopold’s experience with air travel will help Winding Tree revolutionize the industry.
- Winding Tree will use his experience to innovate further in air travel’s blockchain applications.
Ethereum-powered travel distribution channel Winding Tree has just named Eric Leopold as the newest addition to their corporate family. Appointed for a general advisory role, Leopold’s wealth of experience in air-travel solutions will add to the company’s goal of transforming the travel industry with blockchain.
Eric Leopold comes with a 15-year long experience at the International Air Transport Association. He served there as Director of Financial and Distribution Systems Transformation. Because of this, he has already worked alongside major airliners, travel agents, airports, and technology companies. Recently, he also launched his own advisory services company, Threedot, to innovate within air travel.
Moreover, as per the company’s announcement, Leopold will survey the landscape of the existing travel industry to ensure improvement within Winding Tree. Part of his job will also be to conversate with industry leaders and provide corporate initiatives that Winding Tree can advantage from.
Founded in 2017, the Ethereum-based, decentralized, and open-source travel platform aims to leverage blockchain technology for travel distribution. It aims to innovate further within air travel and make it less costly for end-users.
Pedro Anderson, COO and Co-founder of Winding Tree commented on the appointment saying,
We’re elated to have Leopold on board. He brings with him a wealth of experience to our mission in the travel industry, I’m confident he’ll help us analyse the landscape, file down our practices, and help put us on the best footing moving forward.