27 May 2014 – Sale of UK Corporate Travel Business

Sale of UK Corporate Travel Business Thomas Cook Group plc announces today that it has agreed to sell its UK corporate travel business to Mawasem Travel & Tourism Ltd for a consideration of £13.5m. The UK corporate travel business, Co-operative Travel Management, is part of the joint venture between Thomas Cook,  Co-operative Group and Midlands …

13 May 2014 – Harriet Green OBE and CEO of Thomas Cook Group plc announced as winner of the Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award

Harriet Green’s leadership of the ongoing transformation of Thomas Cook has been described as “the model for years to come, and an example of how business can reform through strategy, technology and high performing teams”.     Harriet Green Winner of the 42nd  Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award Click Here for image Video Harriet Green reflects …

26 March 2014: Appointment of Non-Executive Director

Thomas Cook Group plc (the “Company”) announces that Annet Aris will join the Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 July 2014. Annet is Adjunct Professor of Strategy at INSEAD, France, a position she has held since 2003, and before that was a partner of McKinsey & Company in Germany where, for a number of years, she …

11 February 2014: Sale of Gold Medal to dnata

homas Cook Group plc announces today that it has entered into an agreement to sell Gold Medal, a UK-based distributor of long-haul scheduled flights, hotels and car hire, to dnata, the Dubai-based travel company that is part of the Emirates Group, for total consideration of £45m. The transaction is expected to complete on or about 27 February 2014. …

6 February 2014: Sale of Elegant Resorts

Thomas Cook Group plc announces today that it has completed the sale of Elegant Resorts, the UK luxury travel tour operator, to Al Tayyar, a leading global travel group based in Saudi Arabia, for gross cash proceeds of £14.3m. All other parts of Thomas Cook’s UK tour operations remain unaffected by today’s announcement. Commenting on the sale of …

21 January 2014: Thomas Cook appoints Group Head of Marketing

Thomas Cook appoints industry expert Remo Masala as Group Head of Marketing: January 2014 As part of the company’s ongoing transformation strategy, the Thomas Cook Group plc, @ThomasCookGrp, is delighted to announce the appointment of Remo Masala as the new Group Head of Marketing, who will oversee the development of the Group’s online and offline …

15 January 2014: Directorate Change

Thomas Cook Group plc (‘the Company’) announces that Peter Marks, Non-Executive Director, has decided to retire from the Board at the conclusion of the Company’s annual general meeting to be held on 20 February 2014. Emre Berkin, Independent Non-Executive Director and a member of the Health, Safety & Environmental Committee of the Board will …