ATPI promotes Katie Skitterall to Director of UK Sales and Operations
Published on 2019-01-21 10:35:52
Katie Skitterall has been promoted to director of UK sales and operations with immediate effect by leading travel and events management business, the ATPI Group. The development of Skitterall’s role is a testament to her years of service to the business travel industry, wealth of experience and impressive skillset in this space. In her role, Skitterall will take on management of the UK sales team, across its specialist brands and sectors and development of go-to-market and sales strategies.
Skitterall has been an integral part of ATPI’s UK operations, having held multiple senior positions within the business since 2001, as well as a place on the UK Executive Team for over five years. She brings with her an impressive 20 years of experience in the travel industry across the business travel and events arenas, and has demonstrated her excellence in digital services, customer experience and operations throughout her previous roles.
Skitterall has been recognised as an outstanding professional in the business travel industry with a capability to develop into a business leader of the future, and her new remit will enable her to move one step closer by taking on this new and exciting challenge.
Adam Knights, regional managing director UK, France and Benelux ATPI, commented:
“Katie is highly respected in the industry by colleagues, clients and peers, and we are thrilled to congratulate her on her well-deserved promotion. Katie has built a strong operational management team that has driven high service levels and retention in the UK business – a credit to her and her team. She has been instrumental in ATPI’s growth so far and I am delighted that she will now lead this area as we build on our success and look to drive expansion through an exciting pipeline of new activity in 2019.”
Katie Skitterall, director of UK sales and operations ATPI, added:
“I am very excited to continue my journey at ATPI, working with fantastic sales and operations teams to strengthen client relationships by providing specialist expertise and support. I look forward to leading the UK teams to realising our ambitions for future growth through the tight coordination of our sales and operations functions.”