Steve Sear is Executive Vice President – Global Sales for Delta Air Lines, overseeing worldwide customer relationships and programs with corporations, travel management companies and alliance partners.
Steve previously served as Delta’s President – International, where he was responsible for the airline’s Asia Pacific, Atlantic and Latin regions as well as Delta’s alliances strategy and partner development.
Steve has helped lead Delta to numerous industry awards, including nine consecutive wins in Business Travel News’ annual Corporate Travel Managers’ Favorite Airline survey. He was also named one of the 25 Most Influential Business Travel Executives by the publication.
Prior to joining Delta, Steve held various leadership positions at Northwest Airlines, including Vice President of Sales and Customer Care, Managing Director of Reservations, and Japan-based Director of Revenue Management and Distribution.
Steve currently sits on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement Worldwide, having previously served on the Board of Directors for United Way of Greater Atlanta as well as the Board of Visitors for DePauw University. He is a graduate of Leadership Atlanta and is active in the Global Business Travel Association.
Steve earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from DePauw University and an MBA from the University of Chicago.