Haven has appointed Simon Palethorpe as its new running director, adhering to his departure from cruise operator Carnival previously this 7 days.
He has over two decades of practical experience in leisure and purchaser industries and will report to Paul Flaum, team main govt of Bourne Leisure.
Palethorpe reported: “Haven is 1 of Britain’s most well-known loved ones getaway and getaway residence ownership models.
“I’m seeking forward to functioning with the seasoned and dedicated crew at Haven as we commit in the enterprise to further strengthen the visitor working experience and welcome far more glad getaway makers and house owners as we mature the business.”
Palethorpe will take up his new situation on December 1st.
He replaces Jane Bentall who stepped down from her role as controlling director in February this year.
Flaum extra: “With his expertise in leisure and purchaser industries accompanied by his confirmed leadership credentials, Simon has the perfect mixture of abilities to drive Haven ahead as we, alongside our homeowners at Blackstone, look to commit to realise the whole possible of the enterprise and make sure that our attendees have the finest attainable encounter.
“I’m delighted to welcome him to the firm.”
Haven is a component of Bourne Leisure, the primary British isles hospitality and leisure service provider which also owns Butlin’s and Warner Leisure Lodges.
The team is majority owned by funds managed by Blackstone.