Travel management platform CWT has announced the appointment of Laura Watterson (pictured) as chief human resources officer, with effect from 5 July 2022.
Watterson will report to Patrick Andersen, CWT’s president and chief executive officer, and be a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team.
She takes over from Catherine Maguire-Vielle, who is stepping down and leaving the company to pursue new professional opportunities.
“I am delighted and excited to welcome Laura back to CWT, and I know that her skills, flair, and talents will be a core ingredient of our success as we enter the next phase of our company’s growth story,” said Andersen.
Watterson rejoins CWT from Cambria, where she served as chief human resources and risk officer, having been CWT’s SVP – global talent and rewards before that. She also has a track record of delivering positive impact in multiple industries and Fortune 500 companies.
She holds a Master’s in Industrial and Labour Relations from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts in French from Washington and Lee University.