Steve Endacott - Profile

  • An experienced portfolio Non Executive Director and Chairman;
  • A commercially driven creative business leader, possessing a strong financial background;
  • Particular expertise in the global travel, tourism and leisure industries, including online and technology enabled businesses; either within large corporations or start-ups;
  • Recognised within travel as a thought leader, with regular speaking engagements and written contributions to travel industry publications;
  • Looking for a challenging role with direct impact on business profitability and development via Non Executive board positions or Chairmanship roles.

Portfolio Non-Exec Management - From 2010 to present

Holiday Taxis (Airport-to-Hotel Ltd) Board Consultant - From 2010 to present

Holiday transfer business carrying 4m passengers a year with annual profits of £2m.

Teletext Holidays. Non Executive Chairman - From 2014 to present

Online Travel Agent, carrying 400,000 passengers, with profits in excess of £3m per annum.

Wex International (Formerly Corporate Pay) Board consultant - From 2010 to present

Rock Insurance. Non Executive Director - From 2001 to present

High tech insurance provider, with three main product lines, Travel Insurance, Supplier Failure Insurance and Gadget cover.

CWT Digital. Non Executive Chairman - From 2010 to present

Travel focused technology business, recently responsible for the technology platform used to operate Easyjet Holidays and Amadeus Cruise Shop. Annual profits of between £50-£250k

On Holiday Group (UK) Ltd Chief Operating Operator - From 2004 – 2014

Fully dedicated role between 2004 -2009 and 60% of time 2010-2014


MyTravel Plc. Deputy Chief Operating Office (UK & IRE) - 2003


MyTravel Plc. MD Distribution & Charter Tour Operations (UK & IRE) - 2002


Urbanweb Ltd. Managing Director (25% Shareholder) - From 1999 to 2001

Entrepreneurial role; development of the Internet as a booking and advertising medium for the travel.

Carlson Companies Inc. Vice President E-Commerce - From 1997 to 1999

Based in Minneapolis, USA responsible for development of group e-commerce strategy.

Airtours Plc (Mytravel) - From 1991 to 1997

Sales and Commercial Director (1995-1997)
Product and Commercial Director (1991-1995)

ILG Plc/Sunworld Ltd - From 1988 to 1991

Finance Director Sunworld Ltd. (1990 – 1991)
Financial Controller (1988-1990)

Reed International Plc. Corporate Finance Trainee - From 1986 to 1988

Educational and Professional Qualifications.

Qualified member of "Chartered Institute of Management Accounts" (CIMA)
1983-1986 Brighton Polytechnic: B.A. (Hons) Degree in Accountancy and Finance 2.1
1976-1983 Borden Grammar School, Sittingbourne, Kent: 4 "A" Levels and 9 "O" Levels.

Personal Interests: Rugby, squash, tennis and skiing.