Published on : Monday, December 18, 2017
Alexandra Fayan has been appointed to the role of Business Development Manager. In her new role Alexandra (Alex) will be responsible for developing and actively managing relationships with all trade distribution partners throughout Asia Pacific.
Aurora will increase its overall capacity and expand its opportunities to work with the trade in 2018 as its new custom-built ship Greg Mortimer becomes available for consumers to book ahead of its inaugural expedition in 19/20 Season. Boasting revolutionary X bow technology and is set to redefine expedition cruising.
‘This is the first time that Aurora Expeditions has had a full time ‘on the road’ sales team in Asia Pacific dedicated to the trade and I am excited to be part of Aurora’s journey. I look forward to getting out there and sharing with partners everything Aurora Expeditions has to offer as leaders and pioneers in expedition cruising” said Alex.
Alex joins the team with over ten years of global experience in the travel and tourism industry. Most recently, Alex was employed for a five-year period with Entire Travel Connection, wholesaler specialising in an array of international destinations. Prior to that, she held multiple account management roles with Club Med in the UK.
Jennifer Perrotin has been appointed to the role of Trade Marketing Executive. Jennifer joins Aurora Expeditions over 5 years industry experience having previously worked for both cruise wholesalers and retailers.
Following the appointment of Dianna Schinella earlier this year to the role of Industry Sales and Marketing Manager, Alex and Jennifer’s appointments signal the organisation’s ongoing commitment to the trade as well as the need to service the increase in demand for Aurora’s unique expedition product.