Dnata Travel Group has confirmed that UK & Europe CEO Ailsa Pollard is set to leave the business.
Ailsa who has been with Gold Medal’s parent company for more than a decade, will be leaving in February 2024.
Her replacement is yet to be announced, but current global operations CEO John Bevan will be on hand to support the UK and Europe markets.
In August 2021 Ailsa took over the responsibility from John Bevan for all of dnata UK-based travel brands. During her 12 years with the company she held a number of senior roles, including Vice President -Business Development and Strategy.
In a statement, dnata Travel Group said: “We can confirm that Ailsa Pollard, CEO – dnata Travel Group, UK and Europe has resigned from the company. Her replacement will be announced in due course, with Ailsa’s leave date scheduled for February 2024. In transition, John Bevan, CEO of the dnata Travel Group’s global operation will be on-hand to support these markets to lead our teams with a continued focus on supporting our customers with best-in-class, innovative travel services and products.
“A key member of the dnata Travel team for over a decade, Ailsa has been instrumental in the growth and success of the company. From all of us at the dnata Travel Group, we thank Ailsa for her contributions to the company and wish her every success in the future.”