CLICK TRAVEL CELEBRATES SIX YEARS AS ONE OF THE UK’S BEST PLACES TO WORK

Initiatives promoting a strong team ethos and a positive approach to mental health, have seen travel technology business, Click Travel, named as one of the Best Companies to Work For by The Sunday Times for a sixth consecutive year. The Birmingham-based business has cemented its place on the list by embedding flexible working hours and…


CLICK TRAVEL BOOSTS TECH TALENT WITH APPOINTMENT OF NEW SENIOR ENGINEERING MANAGER

Click Travel has bolstered its advanced technology development team by appointing Stuart Kelvin as Senior Engineering Manager. Kelvin joins the business from travel comparison company Skyscanner, where he played a lead role in its engineering department, helping tackle issues relating to the data and monitoring processes of the company’s sophisticated software systems. He says: “Having…


NEWCASTLE NAMED THE CHEAPEST UK CITY FOR BUSINESS HOTEL BOOKINGS

Newcastle offers the lowest priced accommodation for corporate travellers according to latest figures from business travel management company, Click Travel. An average night’s stay in Tyneside will cost just £69.10 – well below the national average of £87 for major UK cities. Unsurprisingly, London is the most expensive city in which to book a business…


CLICK TRAVEL POSTS 20 PER CENT ANNUAL TURNOVER INCREASE

New customer wins have increased Click Travel’s turnover by 20 per cent, according to the company’s latest financial report. Between April 2017 and March 2018, Click Travel signed new business contracts totalling more than £40m, taking the next-generation travel management company’s turnover to £199m. Its new accounts span a mix of public, private and third…


CLICK TRAVEL JUMPS UP THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TRACK 250 LEAGUE TABLE

Birmingham-based Click Travel has leapt 24 places in the Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table for mid-market business growth. The next-generation travel management company, which is based in the Alpha Tower, rose to 134th in the league table after its 220-strong team brought in more than £40m of new business, increasing annual…


QUINTESSENTIAL BRANDS GROUP CHOOSES CLICK TRAVEL AS NEW TRAVEL BOOKING SUPPLIER

Independent international spirits business Quintessential Brands Group, has cut the costs and administration associated with corporate trips, after appointing Click Travel as its travel management provider. With more than 320 employees spread across the company’s world-class production capabilities and offices in the UK, Ireland and France, the company needed an easy-to-use solution with full international…


Press Announcement

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Click Travel’s Chief Technology Officer and one of the original founders of the business, Simon McLean, passed away on 29 July. Simon, 41, was an extraordinary talent, a wonderful colleague and good friend. He will be greatly missed. Simon, who founded the business with…


BGF BACKS HIGH-GROWTH CLICK TRAVEL WITH MULTI MILLION INVESTMENT

BGF has backed tech-focused Click Travel, Britain’s fastest growing business travel management company, with a multi-million pound investment. This follows a sustained period of technological advances and new client wins. Headquartered in Birmingham, the business was founded in 1999 by brothers Simon McLean, CTO and James McLean, CFO. Click Travel’s proprietary technology platform, travel.cloud, provides…


THE SKY’S THE LIMIT FOR CLICK TRAVEL WITH APPOINTMENT OF NEW HEAD OF ENGINEERING

Click Travel has appointed a new Head of Engineering, a move that underlines the company’s commitment to becoming a technology leader within the business travel management sector. Sarah Hale joins the team after six years at travel comparison website Skyscanner, where, as a senior engineering lead, she played a significant role in the company’s rapid…