Corporate Executives


Philip P. Jaurigue

President and Chief Executive Officer

Philip Jaurigue began his career in private industry supporting Navy shipbuilding and aircraft programs. He founded Sabre Systems, Inc., in 1989, and has served as President since its inception. Mr. Jaurigue’s primary focus is to provide strategic business leadership to drive the direction, stability and growth of Sabre. Under his guidance and leadership, Sabre has grown into a highly successful technology and engineering services company.

Mr. Jaurigue is a frequently scheduled speaker at The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, and is also a regular co-host on the Executive Leaders Radio program in both Washington, DC, and Philadelphia. Mr. Jaurigue is the current chairman of the Strengthening the Mid-Atlantic Region for Tomorrow (SMART) organization, which supports research and development as well as technology-based opportunities in the Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania region. Mr. Jaurigue is on the advisory board of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), and also serves on the board of the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. He is on the foundation board of directors of The Free Library of Philadelphia; and is a former board member of Gilda's Club of Delaware Valley, a support organization for those living with cancer and their families. He previously served as president of the Entrepreneurs Forum of Greater Philadelphia (EFGP) and the Philadelphia 100 Alumni Association.

Under Mr. Jaurigue’s leadership, Sabre was recognized for its longstanding history of growth and was inducted into the Philadelphia 100® Hall of Fame. In 2002, his commitment to exhibiting entrepreneurial spirit earned him the Greater Philadelphia Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® Award for IT Solutions.

Mr. Jaurigue graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance and earned a master’s degree in Business Administration from Temple University in Computer Information Sciences.


Benjamin P. Jaurigue

Chief Financial Officer

Benjamin Jaurigue is responsible for all aspects of financial and accounting matters, including the improvement of operating performance, profitability and business growth. He joined Sabre in 1992. Mr. Jaurigue is a graduate of Fairfield University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He also earned a master’s degree in Business Administration from La Salle University. Mr. Jaurigue serves on the Board of Directors for the American Red Cross and co-chairs the Red Cross' annual golf event for southeast Pennsylvania. 


James J. O'Donnell

Vice President, Corporate Administration

James O'Donnell is responsible for contracts administration, human resources and facilities for the corporation. He also oversees the operation of the Human Resources, Recruiting, Contracting, Security and Information Technology Departments. Mr. O’Donnell joined Sabre in 1992. He graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and earned a master’s degree in Business Administration from La Salle University.


Timothy S. Kerr

Vice President, Commercial Operations and General Counsel 

Timothy Kerr is responsible for managing Sabre's commercial business and providing corporate counsel. Prior to joining Sabre in 2002, Mr. Kerr was in private practice and served as an executive in the U.S. Navy Office of General Counsel. He serves as Vice President for North Penn School Board. Mr. Kerr graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History/English from The College of Wooster and earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Case Western Reserve Law School.

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