Amanda Kotenko to head Alternative Airlines’ new division: Alternative Airlines for Business
Alternative Airlines launches a new division — Alternative Airlines for Business — focused on growing business-to-business flight bookings, and appoints Amanda Kotenko as its Managing Director.
25th February 2020
Alternative Airlines, a global flight-search and booking website based near London, has announced that Amanda Kotenko will be joining the company as Managing Director of a newly launched, specialist division: Alternative Airlines for Business.
Kotenko joins Alternative Airlines with a wealth of commercial and industry knowledge, most recently as Commercial Director for Amadeus Retail in the UK. Kotenko has also held a number of senior roles at American Express, including Global Business Travel and Global Corporate Services.
Commenting on the announcement, Sam Argyle, Managing Director at Alternative Airlines, said: “I'm absolutely delighted that Amanda has chosen to join Alternative Airlines as Managing Director of Alternative Airlines for Business. We're very proud of our growth from £3m to £19m revenue in 3 years and I have no doubt that Amanda's experience and knowledge will help to guide Alternative Airlines' next stage of growth towards our £100m revenue target by 2023.”
Alternative Airlines, which provides an easy-to-use platform to search and book flights on over 600 global airlines, has seen increasing demand from businesses looking to book flights through the site. Argyle added: “There is a huge opportunity in being able to better serve business customers, and I have no doubt that Amanda will allow us to continue to diversify our business-to-business service provision and help develop new, commercially-focused solutions. We look forward to the year ahead, with Amanda as the head of our new division.”
About Alternative Airlines
Alternative Airlines is a flight-search website that offers a fast, easy and convenient way to book flights to remote destinations, as well as well-known locations. Alternative Airlines specialises in providing travellers with a wider choice of flights by working with more than 600 airlines including the smaller, regional ones across the world, especially in Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa and South-East Asia. Alternative Airlines’ global audience can enjoy over 25 international payment methods across 160 currencies.
In 2019, Alternative Airlines was awarded a place on the prestigious Sunday Times Tech Track 100 list of fastest growing companies in the UK.
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