Tour company Contiki has appointed James Marchant as global CEO.
Marchant will be responsible for the travel company’s global network of teams across Australia, New Zealand, the US, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Africa and Asia; as well as for developing and growing Contiki’s worldwide offering of trips.
He has relocated from London, and is based at Contiki’s head office in Geneva.
The seasoned professional joins Contiki from luxury holiday rental investment company Second Estates, where he was a marketing, loyalty and strategy consultant. He was also on the board of Black Tomato, the luxury travel agency that he helped to conceive and develop in 2005.