Appointed Chief Technology Officer
At Travelodge (UK) in Thame, Oxon, United Kingdom
Travelodge today announces the appointment of James Hellewell as its new Chief Technology Officer.
James will be responsible for ensuring innovative technology continues to enhance the customer experience and drive the business forward. He will report to Peter Gowers, Travelodge Group Chief Executive Officer and be a member of the group operating board.
James was previously the Chief Information Officer and Transformation Director of the fashion retailer Jack Wills. At Jack Wills he led a multi-year transformation of digital and in-store technology platforms, improving customer functionality and delivering low-cost solutions while strengthening information security.
James’ prior experience includes senior technology and programme management roles with Selfridges, the Home Retail Group, Carphone Warehouse and BUPA Australia, following an early career with the management consulting business of Deloitte.