Air Charter Service appoints Caroline Wood as Group Travel Services Director


Caroline Wood

3 March 2021 – Air Charter Service has appointed the highly experienced Caroline Wood as Group Travel Services Director, working alongside the company’s Commercial Jets division.

Speaking on the appointment, Matthew Purton, ACS’s Global Director of Commercial Jets, commented: “Caroline brings with her a wealth of experience and expertise with over 25 years working at MyTravel, Thomas Cook and Alpha LSG. With travel looking like it will become increasingly more complicated over the next couple of years, Caroline’s knowledge will be invaluable to our team, particularly in the near future.”

As Director of Sport at Thomas Cook, Caroline was instrumental in the set-up of Thomas Cook Sport, which was Europe’s leading sport travel business. Prior to that, Caroline headed up the sales function of MyTravel’s long-haul luxury tour operating brands of Tradewinds and Jetset. Latterly, her experience extended to in-flight catering where she was Head of Sales & Business Development at Alpha LSG.

Purton added: “Caroline will add further vital knowledge to our work with travel and sports businesses around the world as we develop our Commercial Jets travel product portfolio.”

Caroline Wood commented: “I’m delighted to be joining the ACS team. The company is one that I have long admired for their work in the field. They are a truly global organisation and I am looking forward to working with the team to develop and grow the ACS group travel business.”