Audrey Hendley

Audrey Hendley

President
American Express Travel

Over the past two decades at American Express, Audrey has distinguished herself as an influential, innovative leader who has driven record results for various businesses across the company. She has accomplished this by delivering products and services that exceed customer expectations, innovating for long-term growth, and developing and retaining outstanding talent. 

American Express Travel is one of the largest multi-channel consumer travel agencies in the world. As President, Audrey is responsible for delivering premium travel and lifestyle (dining, entertainment) services to Card Members through a network of over 4,500 travel advisors, overseeing the digital travel booking experience, travel benefits and programs, supplier partnerships, and marketing and engagement strategies for the premium Card Member base. 

Audrey has earned many of the top awards from American Express and was inducted into the company’s Hall of Fame in 2012. She also has received many industry accolades including being named one of the 2018 Irish America Power Women. Her teams have also won the Chairman’s Award for Innovation. As an advocate for women in business, Audrey proudly serves as Chair for the New York Women’s Interest Network (WIN). She also serves on the Board for World Education Services (WES), a non-profit organization that helps international students and professionals to achieve their educational and professional goals in the United States and Canada.

Audrey is an Honors graduate of Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland where she received her master’s in Marketing Management.  

When she isn’t working, Audrey enjoys spending quality time with her family in her hometown of Westchester, trying out new local restaurants, and traveling.