Sam Orbell has joined Funway Holidays as to replace Anna Hawkins as key account manager for the central region

He becomes one of three key account managers working for the operator and has previously worked at Tui and Travelopia.

Head of sales Audrey Brooks-Wiggins said: “I’m delighted Sam is joining our team at this exciting time in Funway’s history. He brings with him over six years of experience in the travel industry, with specialist skills in business development and relationship management.

“The new appointment to the Funway Holidays team marks another milestone for the company, which continues to expand following its creation 25 years ago.”

Orbell, who starts this month, said: “I look forward to assisting them in continuing to be the number one USA and Caribbean tour operator specialist as well as getting out on the road and meeting all the great agents booking with Funway.”