Fello has appointed David Chappell to the newly created role of technology director following the company’s launch earlier this year.
Chappell joins from Gray Dawes, where he was head of technology for more than four years. Prior to this, he spent thirteen years working in various sales roles at Dial-A-Flight and Lotus Business Travel.
In his new role, Chappell will oversee the transformation and growth of Fello’s technology offering. He will also sit on the board of directors.
Simone Buckley, group CEO of Fello, commented: “I am delighted that David has joined Fello; his wealth of knowledge and experience in travel technology infrastructure, systems and services is renowned in the industry. At Fello, his expertise and experience will help shape the development of our technology strategy to ensure we remain innovative and current, continuing to ensure we deliver a leading ‘traveller-first’ service to our clients.”
Chappell added: “The ‘traveller-first’ business ethos at Fello really appealed to my own customer-centric approach to technology. I’m delighted to be joining the company at such a pivotal time, and I’m looking forward to using my expertise to help drive technological innovation in the services we offer our customers. It’s a great opportunity and I’m genuinely excited to be working with such a strong team, to ensure we continue to deliver a premium quality travel management service.”