Secret Escapes Group has appointed Andy Botha to the function of chief monetary officer.
Botha, previously group chief monetary officer at ZPG, has over 17 years’ expertise working with excessive progress digital, e-commerce and leisure companies and is an skilled board degree chief.
Throughout his three and a half years at ZPG, he was instrumental in its progress and answerable for the profitable financing and integration of its acquisitions, up till its sale to Silverlake for £2.5 billion in Might final 12 months.
Previous to becoming a member of ZPG, Botha was chief business and finance officer at notonthehighstreet.com, the place he performed a key function within the firm’s UK and worldwide progress technique.
He has additionally beforehand held senior roles at Betfair, lastminute.com and Vacation Autos UK.
Alex Saint, chief govt of Secret Escapes Group, commented: “I’m delighted that Andy is becoming a member of us as group chief monetary officer.
“Since founding in 2010, we have now considerably elevated the dimensions and scale of the enterprise and we now function a number of market main journey and expertise manufacturers in over 22 territories, with over 1,000 workers globally.
“Andy’s expertise of working with digital and journey and experiences companies will probably be significantly related as we concentrate on strengthening our presence in our working markets, integrating acquisitions, together with most just lately TravelBird and EML, and rising the enterprise.”