Travelodge has confirmed the appointment of Craig Bonnar as chief govt of the funds lodge firm.
He has been serving as interim chief for the reason that begin of this 12 months and has been a member of the group working board since his appointment as chief working officer in 2017.
Throughout this time, he has made a major contribution to the working of the corporate and its monetary and operational efficiency.
As chief working officer, Bonnar held direct administration accountability for main operations throughout its accommodations within the UK, Eire and Spain.
Previous to becoming a member of Travelodge, he labored at Asda for over twenty years, having began on the store flooring Craig joined the graduate programme and progressed by means of the enterprise holding a wide range of senior roles together with.
Bonnar stated: “I tackle this new position with nice ambition for the group and I’m wanting ahead to working with the management staff to construct upon the model’s sturdy basis with Travelodge being nicely positioned to learn from restoration as restrictions are lifted and demand builds.
“Our fast priorities are to reopen all our accommodations and resume full buying and selling, proceed to rebuild relationships with our landlords and plan for the long run.”