Bart S.

10+ years experience in all domains of the Travel industry

Belgium
English, Dutch

➡ Passionate about the Travel Industry: I have almost ten years of experience across all domains in travel. Ranging from hotel and flight contracting through product and pricing management to marketin...see more

  • Hospitality & Travel
  • Travel Services
  • Travel Agencies
  • Hotels & Hostels
  • ...

450

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Director Strategy & M&A

Sunweb Group
3 years
Current position
Dec 2019 - Present
Sunweb Group is one of the leading travel groups in Europe. We sell package holidays to sun and ski destinations. ► Company-wide strategy development lead ► Facilitating and monitorin...see more

Director IT Tour Operating

Sunweb Group
3 years
Jun 2017 - Aug 2020
► Recruited four full-stack scrum teams and introduced agile operating model ► Involved in several key strategic projects for delivery of IT component ► Pushing for scalable, modern, cl...see more

Director Primavera, Self Drive & Youngsters Holidays

Sunweb Group
3 years
Jun 2017 - Dec 2019
► Serving younger and older target group with Beachmasters, GOGO and Primavera brands ► Empowering and supporting teams in pricing, product, marketing, distribution, etc. ► Developed an...see more

VP Business Development

Cubigo
1 year
Mar 2016 - May 2017
Cubigo is a fully customizable integrated community platform that connects staff, residents and family members within senior living. ► Responsible for business development on US West ...see more

Manager Specialist Businesses & Short Breaks

Thomas Cook
3 years
Nov 2012 - Feb 2016
Thomas Cook Group is one of the world’s leading leisure travel groups. The portfolio covers sun & beach holidays, ski trips, city breaks, cruises, etc. Specialist Businesses: ‾‾‾‾‾‾‾‾‾...see more

Business Analyst & Controller

Thomas Cook
1 year
Feb 2012 - May 2013
► Performed market & business analyses for tour operating and marketing departments ► Set-up of new reporting tools and structures, marketing effectiveness analyses, profitability analy...see more

Communication Coordinator

Thomas Cook
1 year
Dec 2010 - Jan 2012
- In charge of above the line communication for Neckermann brand - Responsible for determining the brand's communication strategy and media planning - Creation of advertising concepts,...see more

Business Consultant

The Coca-Cola Company
4 months
Mar 2010 - Jul 2010
The Coca-Cola Company is a beverage company, offering 500+ brands in 200+ countries. ► Four month in-company project for Vlerick Business School ► Performed study to research market po...see more

Business Consultant

Teleroute
3 months
Mar 2010 - Jun 2010
Teleroute is a pan-European freight and vehicle exchange platform. ► Four month in-company project for Vlerick Business School ► Performed international research through surveys, focus...see more

Business Consultant

Teleroute
3 months
Mar 2010 - Jun 2010
Teleroute is a pan-European freight and vehicle exchange platform. ► Four month in-company project for Vlerick Business School ► Performed international research through surveys, focus...see more

Junior Strategic Planner

Boondoggle
6 months
Feb 2009 - Aug 2009
Boondoggle is a marketing and advertising agency with a focus on digital. ► Internship & Summer job ► Designed marketing and campaign strategies for advertising agencies' clients ► Des...see more

Junior Account Executive

Anthonissen & Associates
2 months
Sep 2007 - Nov 2007
Anthonissen & Associates is public relations and public affairs agency. ► Internship ► Writing press releases, performing media monitoring, media training, etc. ► Assisted Dexia/Belfi...see more

Sales Representative

IKEA
2 years
Aug 2006 - Aug 2008
Ikea is the world's leading furniture brand and retailer. ► Holiday, Summer and Weekend job ► In-store sales for diverse set of products and at different departments ► Joined several s...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Travel Services
  • Travel Agencies
  • Hotels & Hostels
  • Hospitality & Travel

Role experience

  • Strategy & Business Development