G2 SwitchWorks said it received funding from Norwest Venture Partners and Texas Pacific Group's TPG Ventures. G2 is a GDS new-entrant company that has stated its fees to airlines will be priced 80% below what GDSs currently charge (ATWOnline, Feb. 28). As part of the investment, Jim Lusser of Norwest and Bill McGlashan of TPG Ventures will join G2's board. David Bonderman, managing general partner of Texas Pacific and chairman of Ryanair, will serve as a special adviser to the board, as ...

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