Ripsy Bandourian

Ripsy Bandourian

Senior Director of Partnerships & Booking.com for Business
Booking.com

As Senior Director of Partnerships & Booking.com for Business, Ripsy Bandourian is responsible for the company’s product development and partnership efforts in the B2B space, including over 17,500 affiliate distribution partners globally, as well as a host of business travel partnerships around the world. She and her team also drive the company’s broader efforts to innovate and tailor Booking.com’s global offering to meet the unique needs of business travellers.

Ripsy Bandourian joined Booking.com in January 2014 to oversee the development and execution of Booking.com’s first foray into business travel as a product owner, responsible for overseeing seamless product development, value proposition, and growing commercial relationships that helped Booking.com to build its presence in the business travel arena.

Bandourian came to Booking.com from Apple, where she worked on building the enterprise and education businesses in Eastern Europe, with a focus on mobile technology and solution development. Previously, she led a network of premium mono-brand Apple stores in the EMEIA region.

Previously in her career, Ripsy was a Junior Partner at McKinsey & Company in London. She worked with clients in the technology, media and consumer industries on a range of areas from launching new products, to opening up new geographies, to building and investing in business propositions.

Ripsy holds an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and a double degree in Molecular Biology and Economics from Brigham Young University.

As Senior Director of Partnerships & Booking.com for Business, Ripsy Bandourian is responsible for the company’s product development and partnership efforts in the B2B space, including over 17,500 affiliate distribution partners globally, as well as a host of business travel partnerships around the world. She and her team also drive the company’s broader efforts to innovate and tailor Booking.com’s global offering to meet the unique needs of business travellers.

Ripsy Bandourian joined Booking.com in January 2014 to oversee the development and execution of Booking.com’s first foray into business travel as a product owner, responsible for overseeing seamless product development, value proposition, and growing commercial relationships that helped Booking.com to build its presence in the business travel arena.

Bandourian came to Booking.com from Apple, where she worked on building the enterprise and education businesses in Eastern Europe, with a focus on mobile technology and solution development. Previously, she led a network of premium mono-brand Apple stores in the EMEIA region.

Previously in her career, Ripsy was a Junior Partner at McKinsey & Company in London. She worked with clients in the technology, media and consumer industries on a range of areas from launching new products, to opening up new geographies, to building and investing in business propositions.

Ripsy holds an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and a double degree in Molecular Biology and Economics from Brigham Young University.



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