Lisa Akeroyd

Managing director
Key Travel

Lisa joined Key Travel in December 2019, bringing over 20 years of international senior management experience, deep travel sector expertise and a strong track record of business growth and transformation.This includes 16 years at Amadeus in France and then Thailand, and 6 years at Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) first in Singapore and then Australia. Since CWT, she was VP Global Sales at International Workplace Group and, more recently, MD - Growth at Sixt UK.

Lisa has a BA in International Business with French from Sheffield Hallam Business School in the UK and IPAG Business School in France, and a post graduate Diploma in Marketing from Cambridge Marketing College. Lisa is passionate about charity and volunteer work and has done a number of fundraisers including sleep-outs and cook-offs. She is also a keen ultra-cyclist and ultra-marathon runner, having completed Race Across America (world’s hardest bike race) and the 250km Atacama Desert and Gobi Desert races.