Whelan takes top CWT job in Ireland
Carlson Wagonlit Travel has promoted Lisa Whelan to be its country manager in Ireland.
She takes up her new role on January 1.
Ms Whelan will retain her responsibility for her previous job in charge of sales and programme management but add responsibility to Carlson's overall profitability and growth in Ireland.
She joined the Executive Group in 1994 when the Irish TMC started its association with CWT.
She became director of sales and programme management in 2005 and joined the management team in2006.
In her new role she will report to Andrew Waller, executive vp for the UK and Ireland.