Olaf Slater
Strategy & Innovation Leader, Sabre Hospitality Solutions
Olaf Slater, General Manager DACH & Eastern Europe for Sabre Hospitality Solutions (SHS).

SHS is the global leader in SaaS-based distribution, operations, retailing, and guest experience and enterprise intelligence solutions for the hospitality industry.
An e-commerce Pioneer and Tech Evangelist at heart, Olaf Slater started his career in travel in the 90’s when he built one of the first online booking engines, after deciding to relocate from Canada to Germany. Innovation and disruption have since been a primary focus in all roles, facilitating successful ecommerce pivots at numerous companies in travel.
Previously he held positions in public and private equity backed businesses in the tourism industry in Germany, the UK and the USA, including Travel Technology businesses where he led the evolution and repositioning of the e-commerce and  direct distribution portfolios in the travel tech industry.

Olaf Slater is a certified specialist in the areas of Digital Disruption, Innovation and Strategy from leading universities such as Kellogg, MIT, Columbia
and INSEAD.