About Amadeus

Travel powers progress. Amadeus powers travel. Amadeus’ solutions connect travelers to the journeys they want through travel agents, search engines, tour operators, airlines, airports, hotels, cars and railways.

We have developed our technology in partnership with the travel industry for over 30 years. We combine a deep understanding of how people travel with the ability to design and deliver the most complex, trusted, critical systems our customers need. In 2019, we helped connect over 1.9 billion people to local travel providers in over 190 countries.

We are one company, with a global mindset and a local presence wherever our customers need us.

Our purpose is to shape the future of travel. We are passionate in our pursuit of better technology that makes better journeys.

Amadeus is an IBEX 35 company, listed on the Spanish Stock Exchange under AMS.MC. The company has also been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the last ten years.

Amadeus Sofia is one of the key R&D centers of Amadeus, employing nearly 300 tech professionals, who use a variety of technologies and tools like C++, Python, PHP, Java, Oracle, MongoDB, JavaScript, PHP, Angular, HTML, CSS, .NET, etc. The team in Bulgaria is focused not only on delivering an innovative and attractive end-to-end solution to corporations, but on providing solutions for rail operations, plus end-to-end support across projects serving billions of passengers, and optimizing the way travel agencies are working all over the world.

To find out more about Amadeus, visit www.amadeus.com.

Have a lunch with…
Olivier Guittard – General Manager and Project Director R&D
Olivier Guittard was appointed General Manager and Project Director R&D for Amadeus Sofia in June 2022.
In his role as General Manager, Olivier is responsible for continuing the growth of the Amadeus Sofia Labs and the active collaboration of the R&D team in Sofia and the other Amadeus R&D centers around the globe.
Among his goals as a Project Director are the expansion of current solutions features and cutting-edge technologies to respond to the needs of today’s travel industry and tomorrow’s trends.
During his 25 years in Amadeus, Olivier takes diverse tech and managerial roles, leading teams of more than 300 engineers located in different locations around the globe like Nice, Bangalore, Beijing, Tokyo, Dallas, Boston, Hong Kong, and Dubai to deliver software solutions for a great number of customers from travel industry.
In particular, Olivier led the Airlines’ Digital product line development during 10 years, from the early day of the e-Commerce, to grow it to a very profitable business, powering nearly 100 Airlines websites, including Bulgaria Air, Air France, Qantas, Lufthansa, Air Canada. Under his management, Amadeus solution was awarded 4 years in a row “world’s leading internet booking engine”.
He holds a Master 2 of Science degree in Biology and Agribusiness from the University of Nantes, France and an Engineering degree in IT.