Mr. Jackson Pek
Jackson supervises the Asia Pacific legal, industry and corporate affairs team and serves as Managing Director of the Bangkok regional office of Amadeus, the world’s leading transaction processor for the global travel and tourism industry. A public company founded by Air France, Iberia, Lufthansa and SAS, Amadeus is a component of the IBEX 35, Spain’s benchmark stock market index. Jackson is a frequent speaker at legal and travel industry conferences, including PATA, IATA and UNWTO events.
Prior to joining Amadeus, Jackson was an attorney at the law firms Skadden Arps and White & Case in the U.S. and Asia, and most recently a senior attorney at IBM handling legal matters for the ASEAN countries and South Asia.
In addition to his work with Amadeus, Jackson has lectured at various universities in Asia, most notably the National University of Singapore Law School, where he served on the faculty for two years.
Jackson holds business and law degrees from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and from New York University School of Law.