Scottish business travel firm Clyde Travel Management has named a new head of operations.

Cameron Bengert joins Clyde from Corporate Traveller, where he led the strategic development of the Scottish and northern England locations as regional operations manager.

This follows the appointment in February of head of sales and customer relations Melanie Quinn – formerly commercial director at CTI and latterly Amber Road.

The arrival of Bengert completes a revamp of the leadership team at the Glasgow-based travel management company as it looks enact “ambitious” growth plans, backed by owners Northern Marine Group and parent company Stena AB.

This appointment also follows Clyde joining US business travel alliance Hickory Global Partners, further strengthening its US presence where it has a presence in Houston.

Managing director Paul Cronje said: “As Clyde expands its global footprint, I am delighted to welcome Cameron to our leadership team.

“Despite the immense challenge posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, strategically these remain some of the most exciting times of our company’s 30-year history, and I am excited about the impact Cameron’s expertise will have on our business and our valued customers.”

Bengert added: “My aim is to assist in the navigation of the current challenging climate and collaboratively work with the teams to continue to innovate and optimise the customer experience.”