President and Chief Executive Officer, Expedia, Inc.
Dara Khosrowshahi is president and CEO of Expedia, Inc., which operates more than 150 travel booking sites in more than 70 countries worldwide across its portfolio of online travel brands including Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz Worldwide, Hotwire, Travelocity, Egencia, HomeAway, Inc., trivago and Wotif Group. Under his leadership, Expedia, Inc. has grown to become one of the largest online travel companies in the world. Furthermore, he has served as a member of the Fanatics.com board of directors since November 2013 and in May 2015 he was elected to the board of directors of the New York Times Company.
Previously, Khosrowshahi served as president of the Brand Expedia business, where he was responsible for the overall strategy and operations of the Expedia brand globally, with a focus on driving innovation and positioning the Expedia brand for further global growth. Khosrowshahi also served as CEO of IAC Travel, a division of InterActiveCorp. There he was instrumental in the initial expansion of IAC’s portfolio of travel brands, which now comprise Expedia, Inc. He served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of IAC, overseeing all of the company’s financial matters, and also held the role of Executive Vice President of Operations and Strategic Planning at the company. Prior, Khosrowshahi served as President of USA Networks Interactive, having joined the company in 1998 as Vice President of Strategic Planning.
Prior to joining IAC, Khosrowshahi served as Vice President at Allen & Company LLC.
Khosrowshahi holds a BA in Engineering from Brown University.