Destinia names Ricardo Fernández as CEO

The Global Travel Group has named Ricardo Fernández as the new CEO, who until now had developed the functions of the company’s strategy director, according to the online travel agency on Tuesday.

This new position reinforces the company’s growth strategy beyond the business as an online travel agency since from its new position Fernández will be responsible for developing new business lines.

Among his new functions will also include the search for new corporate growth opportunities via purchases or shares in companies, boost the internationalization of the group, and align the strategy in the original business ‘B2C’ linked to the online travel agency.

Born in Madrid, Ricardo Fernández has a degree in Business Administration and Law from the Carlos III University of Madrid.