Kiwi.com hires chief information officer



Kiwi.com, one of the world´s online travel agencies, has announced that it has appointed David Pavlík as its new Chief Information Officer, the company said.

David joins Kiwi.com from SpaceX, where he was the only Czech employee at the private sector American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. At SpaceX, David supported the company´s aim to revolutionize space technology in his role as Software Automation Program Manager.

David also brings extensive experience from some of the world´s top tech companies, where he has worked in a variety of positions, ranging from Service Delivery Lead at Microsoft to Engineering Manager at Netflix.

In his new position at Kiwi.com, which will begin from July 2018, David will be responsible for determining the IT strategy and systems that will be required to support the company´s unique objectives and goals, as it continues to bring its superior and proprietary technology and customer service to innovative travel products.

Kiwi.com was set up by Oliver Dlouhy in 2012 in order to provide great value flight itineraries and combinations, with sites serving global customers with 24/7 support. The company sees over 50 million flight searches daily and employs over 1900 people.