James Marchant
James Marchant

Contiki, which arranges tours exclusively for travelers aged 18 to 35, on Tuesday announced the appointment of James Marchant as CEO.

Marchant previously was a marketing, loyalty and strategy consultant for the luxury holiday rental investment company Second Estates, as well as a board member of Black Tomato, a luxury travel agency he helped found in 2005.

As CEO, he will oversee the company's global operations while developing and growing the company's more than 300 #NoRegrets trips.

He joins as the company, which is part of the Travel Corporation's family of businesses, has just launched its 2019 program with its inaugural Africa product and 21 new itineraries across Europe and the Middle East.

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