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FCM Travel India Appoints Shailendra Pandey as Chief Technology Officer

In a strategic move to bolster its technological capabilities, FCM Travel India has appointed Shailendra Pandey as its new Chief Technology Officer.

Pandey brings 17 years of experience in the technology sector, previously in roles such as a Development Engineer, Solutions Manager, and was most recently the Director of Engineering for a billion-dollar company before joining FCM Travel India.

A seasoned Software Engineer, Pandey is set to synchronise the company’s corporate technology product strategy with its business objectives, ensuring a seamless and value-driven experience for both customers and users.
His role will be pivotal in aligning with the India leadership team and integrating with the broader technological strategies across Asia. Key to his mandate is the development and implementation of an automation roadmap that promises to elevate productivity and reinforce data reliability.

Working closely with three of FCM Asia’s Chief Technology Officers in Asia, Japan and China, Pandey will develop and deploy an automation roadmap to drive productivity while increasing data reliability.

“India stands as a beacon of technology and innovation, and Shailendra embodies this spirit profoundly. His exceptional blend of leadership, in-depth technical know-how, and forward-thinking approach resonates deeply with our ethos as a leading tech travel company,” said Abdel Abatouy, Chief Technology and Information Officer, FCM Travel Asia.

“We are immensely confident that Shailendra will be instrumental in charting the future course for FCM Travel India, driving us towards new heights in technological innovation and advancement. His arrival signals an exciting new chapter in our journey, and we eagerly anticipate the transformative impact he will bring to our team and operations,” added Abatouy.

“Travel has always been a passion of mine and I see a huge opportunity to implement technological solutions such as Automation, AI, Mobility and more at FCM Travel Asia. As part of my new role, I will be looking to automate manual processes while aligning processes and tools globally thereby increasing productivity,” said Pandey.


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