Dhiren R. Fonseca
Director of Alaska Air Group since 2014
• Online Travel Services Industry Expertise
• Management Experience
• Financial Experience
• Technology Experience at a Major Software and Computer Services Company
Prior to joining Certares LP as a partner in December 2014, Mr. Fonseca was chief commercial officer at Expedia, Inc., where he served for more than 18 years. He contributed greatly to the online travel company’s growth and success, serving in a host of key roles including co-president of its global partner services group and senior vice president of corporate development. Mr. Fonseca helped found Expedia.com as part of the management team at Microsoft Corporation that brought the online travel company to life in 1995 and subsequently took it public in 1999. Before Expedia, he held multiple roles in product management and corporate technical sales at Microsoft Corporation.
Current Public Company Board Service:
• Caesars Acquisition Corporation
Current Non-Public Company Board Service:
• Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air and Virgin America (subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group)
• RentPath, Inc.
• Rackspace, Inc.