ZENITH Payments, the parent company of the TravelPay and TravelPay B2B platforms, has announced Peter Egglestone as its new Chief Executive Officer.
The senior travel executive boasts an impressive career spanning over 25 years, including his most recent role as Chief Commercial and Revenue Officer at Journey Beyond. He is also a Business Mentor for the Travel Industry Mentor Experience (TIME) program.
From 01 July, Egglestone will take over from current CEO Andrea Slark who, after being at the helm of the group for seven years, will become Executive Chairman to focus on strategic initiatives and partnerships. The two previously worked side-by-side on the senior management team at Jetset Travelworld Limited.
“I have known Peter for many years and I look forward to working with him again. He is a strategic thinker with strong influencing and execution skills, and his experience will be invaluable in expanding Zenith Payments’ market presence, ensuring sustainable business growth and solidifying the company’s position as a leader in the payments industry,” Slark said.
Commenting on his appointment, Egglestone enthused that “it is an honour to lead such a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation”.