June 15, 2024

On the move: news from Festive Road, Ace Travel Management and Sabre

Sally Higgs has joined the team at Festive Road and will be Amazon’s Travel and Events Sustainability Manager. She was previously Strategic Account Manager at American Express Global Business Travel, where she worked for six years after joining from Capita Travel and Events.

Martine Holland-Robinson will leave Ace Travel Management on July 7 after 24 years of service with the TMC to “start a new adventure”. She joined the company in 2005 as Operations Manager before becoming Customer Relations Manager in 2010 and then Head of Sales and Marketing in 2018.

Sabre has added Grant Smith to its UK team as Senior Sales and Account Manager to handle account management. The appointment is part of its new strategy for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, which focuses particularly on growth in the UK. Smith previously worked for Amadeus for over 16 years, holding a variety of positions including Head of Account Management, Leisure, and most recently Senior Commercial Account Manager, OTA UK & Ireland.