CGI: Air-to-air Motiv der Lufthansa A380./CGI: air-to-air image of the Lufthansa A380.

The Lufthansa Group comprises Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines. It is the airline group with the largest network in the world. We carry more than 100 million passengers a year and offer ideal connections throughout…

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Suites When you’re travelling in our Suites, you’ll never have to share your personal space. Your individual cabin has its own sliding door and window blinds to give you all the privacy you want. Its spaciousness allows for a standalone…

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Tika Vashakidze - Global Finance Director

Originally from Tbilisi, Georgia, Tika arrived in Sheffield during her early teenage years. She successfully completed a finance degree at Sheffield Hallam University and subsequently qualified as a chartered accountant in 2010 (FCCA). Tika’s professional career started at a small…

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Technology Excellent technology underpins great business. The Appointment Group partners with leading travel technology companies and invests heavily in developing in-house bespoke software solutions. Working with Travelport, Navitas and Filemaker Pro, The Appointment Group has deployed the latest version of…

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Air New Zealand’s daily flight from London Heathrow to Los Angeles leaves late afternoon from London Heathrow, arriving into Los Angeles in the evening. Great timing to grab a bite to eat, get some sleep and wake up refreshed and…

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Qatar Airways is one of the fastest growing airlines operating one of the youngest fleets in the world. Now in its 18th year of operations, Qatar Airways has a modern fleet of more than 160 aircraft flying to over 150…

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TAG ACADEMY

The Appointment Group is proud to boast some of the most experienced, knowledgeable people in the travel industry. As The Appointment Group’s global operations continue to expand, its need to recruit the finest talent in the industry will grow. The…

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Anthony Jeynes

Anthony started working in the travel industry in 1997 and after 12 years with American Express, including a 5 year stint managing a team of over 30 agents in the South of France, returned to the UK to join The…

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The Appointment Group Managing Director

Jodie Edwards-Locke has been entrenched in the travel industry since leaving school. In a little more than 10 years, she has ascended from an apprenticeship scheme at Lunn Poly to become a senior Director at The Appointment Group. Throughout her…

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Kent-born Ian Patterson started his travel career as a teenager in the airline business. By the time he joined Travel By Appointment in 1993 he had already worked for Ward Air, Canadian, Virgin Atlantic, Maersk Air and Cayman Airways. In…

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Glen Duckworth started his travel career working for the Trust House Forte Travel Division, based in Bond Street, London. In 1994 he decided to go it alone and set up ET Travel to specialise in travel logistics for music groups…

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Shane Barr is Managing Director of The Appointment Group, (TAG) Asia Pacific responsible for the strategic vision and effective operations for TAG’s entire Asia Pacific operation, managing offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Singapore, in addition to the company’s internal divisions.…

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Diana Ross, Iron Maiden, The Bee Gees and Daft Punk were only a handful of the acts that relied on Caroline McCann’s travel expertise when she worked for Platinum Travel in the 1990s. Since then she has continued to deliver…

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Gabrielle Carr – Managing Director, USA

In 1999 Gabrielle Carr started her career with Stage & Screen Travel in her native Australia. Five years later she joined The Appointment Group (TAG), spending a year working as a travel consultant. At that time her desire to travel…

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