Adrian Parkes


Panellist: Session two - Distribution dynamics, plugging into the new supplier technologies
Adrian Parkes joined the GTMC as its chief executive officer in September 2017 following over 20 years in senior leadership roles in the airline and business travel sectors. Adrian was most recently Director of Product and Marketing for Clarity following the merger with Portman in November 2016, where latterly Adrian was Commercial Director. Adrian’s experience also spans many years in the airline sector, spending 3 years based in Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways as vice president, global sales and in various senior roles at bmi (British Midland) for 11 years, rising to the role of commercial director on the airlines operating board. Prior to working in the travel industry, Adrian held various senior management sales and distribution roles in the FMCG industry.