Arévalo joins the team from Hotelbeds, where he was CEO of the ancillary products division known as Beyond the Bed.
He brings more than 30 years of experience in the tourism industry, including other previous roles within Hotelbeds as Global Product Director and General Director of America, among others, as well as various positions of responsibility in leading companies in the sector such as TUI, First Choice or Barceló Travel
Likewise, Servantrip confirms the imminent launch of a new round of financing This will allow you to accelerate the growth of your commercial network as the sector also recovers its activity. As part of the plan, the company will invest in evolving its artificial intelligence platform, as well as in consolidating its international expansion.
Javier Arévalo, CEO of Servantrip comments: “It is a real honor for me to assume the position of CEO of Servantrip – one of the leading companies in the industry – and even more so to succeed a leader with an outstanding reputation like Manuel”.
And he adds that “as the sector recovers, the role of B2B distribution channels will be much more relevant if possible to help suppliers and customers obtain complementary sources of income. And we have not experienced any in the industry. This is an exciting time like the current one; for this reason we will raise the necessary funding to invest in both artificial intelligence technologies and talent that will accelerate the recovery of our employees.
Manuel Núñez, founder of Servantrip adds: “The network of suppliers and clients integrated in Servantrip has evolved and grown significantly since its foundation in 2015 and now is the perfect time to play a new role within the company. My new role as COO “.
“This reorganization”, explains Núñez, “will allow me to focus all the attention on the areas of finance, technology and Human Resources in order to support our network of collaborators. The incorporation of a profile like Javier, who has a extensive experience in the field of distribution of auxiliary products in the B2B channel, is a great opportunity to accelerate the international expansion of the company and consolidate leadership “.
Servantrip is focused on the distribution of excursions, activities and transfers with the application of RAISA technology (robotics, artificial intelligence and automation services).