Basham joins On The Go Tours as Global Head of Industry Sales
On The Go Tours has announced Dennis Basham as new Global Head of Industry Sales.
With a distinguished industry background that includes over 14 years at Virgin Australia and more recently roles with Scoot Airlines and Back-Roads Touring, Basham will be based at On The Go Tours Brisbane headquarters.
“We are delighted for Dennis to be joining the team as we move into an exciting stage of expansion and growth in our 20thbirthday year,” says Natalie James, General Manager Australia & NZ for On The Go Tours.
“Our agency partnerships are integral to our current and future growth strategy, and Dennis’s extremely strong trade relationships will be beneficial for the future expansion of the business,” Natalie adds.
Dennis Basham says: “On The Go Tours is committing to all distribution channels and I’m delighted that I will be able to further drive this in my new role in the business.”
Recently, On The Go Tours received a substantial investment from growth capital firm Alcuin Capital Partners LLP (“Alcuin”) for an undisclosed sum. After 20 years of growth, the deal sees original founders, Jay Lakshman and Scott Braidwood, remain as significant shareholders.
About On The Go Tours
On The Go Tours is an award-winning travel operator specialising in locally-led group tours and tailor-made holidays to over 60 countries. Established as a small global company with a purposeful local ethos, On The Go Tours operates expertly guided group tours, tailor-made getaways and fun family holidays. From mysterious Inca citadels in Peru to spectacular ancient ruins in Jordan and sacred mountain peaks in Japan, the team of travel experts connects travellers with the finest sights and experiences the world has to offer. Group tours include arrival/departure transfers, heritage properties and quality local desert camps. Specialising in holidays for those who wish to combine authentic cultural experiences with comfortable hotels and transport, On The Go Tours enriches each journey by selecting specialist English-speaking local guides who are passionate about sharing their country with travellers.