Will increase engagement with new and existing employers and staff across nationwide workplace travel networks
Go Travel Solutions has appointed Phil Saunders as its new Business Development Manager.
In his new role, Phil will be based at Go Travel Solutions' office in Leicester, with responsibility for developing business engagement through Smartgo, Local Sustainable Transport Fund programmes and new private sector projects. Within Smartgo he will focus on increasing the numbers of employers and staff signing up as members of travel networks across the country, including Leicester, Hinckley, Stevenage and Milton Keynes, using the benefits, discounts and promotions offered by Smartgo.
Go Travel Solutions is a specialist sustainable travel consultancy, working on a range of major transport projects and networks at locations across the UK. These projects are helping to make local travel cheaper, easier and more sustainable for employers and their staff.
Prior to joining Go Travel Solutions, Phil Saunders worked for Jonathan Lee, a national recruitment firm specialising in engineering roles, for three years. He was responsible for a range of areas during this time including business development. Phil has also worked in the field of consumer sales and has a Product Design Engineering degree from Brunel University. Outside of work, Phil is a keen triathlete, follows Leicester City Football Club and was a skydiver.
Robin Pointon, Managing Director at Go Travel Solutions said: “We’re delighted to welcome Phil on board. He follows the recent appointment of John Keenan as Senior Project Manager, adding even greater experience and skills to our team as we seek to deliver great service for our clients.”