Tag: Fintech

Michelin’s Stars for Hotels? 🔑

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. Here’s your weekly roundup of the latest trends, innovations, and startup news in travel: Bringing Michelin stars to hotels. Michelin is expanding its expertise from awarding stars to outstanding restaurants to rating hotels globally with a new “key” system. In France, […]

Embracing Financial Innovation: Richard Wazacz (CEO of Travelex) Explores the Role of Finance in Travel at the 2023 FutureTravel Summit

We warmly welcome Richard Wazacz, CEO of Travelex, as he will take the stage at the 2023 FutureTravel Summit to discuss the profound impact of finance and payments in shaping the travel industry. Richard Wazacz brings over 14 years of experience in the financial and fintech sectors, making him an authoritative voice on digital transformation […]

Get an Insider’s Look into Hopper’s Strategy: Alexander Gevers Deynoot Joins FutureTravel Summit 2023 as a Speaker

We are excited to share that Alexander Gevers Deynoot, the Global Director of Hotel Chains at Hopper, will be speaking at the FutureTravel Summit 2023, on October 27th. With the mission to ‘help customers spend less and travel better,’ Hopper is an OTA that tracks the cost of airline tickets, car rentals, and hotel rooms […]

Future-Proofing Travel with Fintech: Pranav Sood to Speak at the FutureTravel Summit

We are excited to announce that Pranav Sood, the Executive General Manager for EMEA at Airwallex, will be joining us as a featured speaker at this year’s FutureTravel Summit in Barcelona. Pranav’s extensive experience and expertise in the intersection of fintech and travel make him an awesome addition to our lineup of industry leaders. Based […]

Tapping into LATAM: Europe’s Strategic Move

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. Here is your weekly overview of the top news on travel innovation, trends and startups: Europe’s gateway to growth? Air France-KLM is interested in a possible deal with TAP Air Portugal, taking advantage of TAP’s strong position and connections […]

TravelTech Startups: Latest News Investments

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. This week we head directly to our curation of the top news on travel innovation, trends and startups: Aero’s premium airline secures $50 million. It seems that luxury air travel is picking up pace. Not only have we seen airlines […]

Travel loves fintech đź’›

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. Being at this year’s EU-Startups Summit gave me a rush of motivation and excitement for hosting our very first in-person FutureTravel Summit. Here is a friendly reminder to our community: ticket prices increase in a week, so make sure to […]

👉 Smart Tourism, Selfbook and Klarna

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. The application phase for the FutureTravel Pitch Competition closes this week and to be honest I’m looking forward to review all applications next week! If you know someone who should apply, you are still on time to forward this e-mail. Continue reading for […]

Fintech stepping into travel 👀

→ Subscribe to our newsletter for a weekly curation of the top travel news, straight to your inbox. As we head for the weekend, we wrapped up the most relevant news about innovation, trends and startups on the travel industry. Here it goes: German startup Acomodeo announced a strategic partnership with Booking.com. Their platform now offers accommodation types specifically curated for […]