Escorted touring specialist, Titan Travel announce the appointment of John Constable as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective from 21 June 2021.
John Constable is an established leader in the travel industry with a wealth of sector knowledge and leadership experience at CEO level. Most recently, John was Executive Group General Manager of Helloworld, one of the largest travel distributors in Australia and New Zealand, and prior to this spent five years as the Global CEO of STA Travel. John has also held senior roles within TUI UK and Austravel.
John will join Titan on 21 June with both Andy Squirrell, Managing Director, and Steve Jenkins, Chief Financial Officer, reporting to him.
Titan Travel’s Non-Executive Chairman, Richard Bowden-Doyle comments, “John’s appointment as CEO comes at exactly the right time for the business, as we emerge from the pandemic with bold and ambitious plans for recovery and growth. We’re buoyed by the incredible loyalty shown by our customers and their clear desire to make new travel plans, so we are ready to get back to doing what we do best – giving Titan customers perfect travel experiences time after time.
“We’ve been actively adding to our ‘team strength’, investing back into our customer facing functions and senior management positions; John’s experience and leadership will be a huge asset to us and we look forward to welcoming him to the team.”
John Constable, incoming CEO, comments, “Titan Travel is a hugely respected business in the escorted touring sector and wider travel industry, and I’m thrilled to be joining the team later this month. I look forward to working with everyone in the business to further develop its offering and provide customers with exceptional travel moments around the world in this exciting and challenging new era of travel.”
Titan Travel is one of the UK’s leading escorted touring specialists. With over 40 years’ experience, Titan offers more than 200 itineraries to over 60 countries and all seven continents.
In 2020, Titan introduced its Protection Promise to help customers book with confidence amid COVID-19. Focused around promoting safe and confident travel, Titan’s Protection Promise outlines its new and existing health and safety measures as well as the financial guarantees that customers can expect when booking with Titan. Titan’s ongoing Flexi-Deposit also provides customers with more control and flexibility over their holiday, allowing customers to amend or postpone their booking up until final payment at no extra cost.