We welcome new Triptease investor Jonathan Worsley

We are pleased to announce that renowned industry luminary Jonathan Worsley has made an (undisclosed) investment in Triptease, joining existing investors which include Notion Capital and Episode 1.

Jonathan is Chairman at Bench Events, one of the world’s largest and most successful events companies for the hospitality investment industry, having been a co-founder of the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) now in its 20th year. Today Bench Events runs investment conferences around the globe and has recently extended its reach from Hotels into the Aviation and Restaurant sector as well. In addition, he is a Board Director and Shareholder of STR Global, the international benchmarking leader with over 50,000 participating hotels.

Of his investment, Jonathan commented:

"I am delighted to be supporting Triptease in their drive to increase direct bookings for hotels. They provide much needed price transparency which promotes a level playing field and helps to enhance the financial stability of the industry."

Our GM EMEA James Osmond said:

"We are thrilled to have Jonathan onboard and are humbled to have received such strong backing. It has allowed us to hire great people and keep adding more magic to the Triptease platform."

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