Phocuswright has appointed Charuta Fadnis senior vice president of research and product strategy, replacing Lorraine Sileo, who is stepping into an advisory role.
Ms Fadnis is a former Phocuswright analyst who most recently led product strategy, planning and analytics for BCD Travel’s client-facing platform. She has also held roles at American Airlines and Egencia.
Ms Sileo is the founder of the research practice and has led the division for 21 years. She remains with Phocuswright as a senior analyst.
“With Charuta joining the team, we are thrilled to welcome back a skilled leader and product strategist with strong travel industry knowledge and research acumen,” Pete Comeau, Phocuswright’s senior vice president of strategy and operations, said in a statement.
“She will be instrumental in guiding our research practice into the future and ensuring that Phocuswright continues to offer highly actionable insights and the most innovative research products.”