Serko, an Australasian leader in business online travel booking and expense management, today welcomed Simon Botherway, Claudia Batten and Clyde McConaghy to the company’s board as independent directors. Simon Botherway will be appointed chairman of the board.
“I’m delighted with the calibre of our new Board, and the range of skills, experience and perspectives they will bring to the governance of Serko” said CEO, Darrin Grafton.
“Bob and I have spent a great deal of time looking for the right group of individuals to help us navigate through the next phase of Serko’s growth and we’re pleased that Simon, Claudia and Clyde have agreed to join us.”
“Serko has ambitions to be an international player and has its immediate sights set on becoming a significant force in the Asian corporate travel booking market.”
Simon Botherway, Serko's new Chairman said: "I’m pleased to become part of a great Kiwi company with exciting potential. I believe Serko has the product portfolio, the market reach and the right management team in place to achieve its goals. Clyde, Claudia and I are looking forward to making a meaningful contribution to the company.”
For more information contact:
Natasha Gillooly, Porter Novelli for Serko,
+ 64 21 915 297