Mary joined CorpTrav in May 2017 as Senior Vice President. In May 2018, Mary was promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Her dynamic cross-functional leadership and vast experience developing and executing successful strategies for global business travel programs made the appointment to Chief Operating Officer a logical progressive step for the organization. Batal-Riley’s previous experience as global travel program manager brings the travel buyer’s perspective to CorpTrav’s operations, driving higher levels of customer-centric efficiencies, customization, and value delivery. Mary is a dynamic cross-functional leader with a reputation for developing and executing successful strategies for global enterprises.
Mary’s career includes engagements with air carriers, GDS, TMCs, consulting firms, and corporations. Her strong understanding of the challenges in the travel industry from both the buyer and supplier perspective comes from leading multi-national operational teams, coordinating technology implementation platforms, and conducting global procurement processes from RFP to implementation including daily operations.