July 5th | Adventures in Luxury Travel Innovation

Join alumni from CBS, CUCL and INSEAD for wine, light canapes and a lively panel discussion around the evolving luxury travel industry as presented by leaders from three innovative companies redefining customer experience in this dynamic sector.

Should your curiosity stem from a business, consumer or purely social perspective, we invite you to join us for what is sure to be an engaging evening!

Attend and be entered in a draw to win 2 return tickets to Ibiza on a Surf Air private jet!!

Planes:  Coen VanNiersen, Chief Membership Officer, Surf Air (INSEAD GEMBA ‘13),
Surf Air is a California-based airline disrupting the traditional air travel model by offering unlimited flights for a fixed monthly fee.  The airline flies small 8-seater aircraft between private terminals and is expanding into Europe this summer.  https://www.surfair.com/eu.

Trains: Marina Linke, Director, Golden Eagle Luxury Trains
Golden Eagle is the world’s leading operator of exclusive, long-distance rail tours including the flagship Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express.  Launched in 2007 by GW Travel (est. 1989), the company was a pioneer in developing tourism in Russia, among other markets, and in the early years mainly using steam traction.  http://www.goldeneagleluxurytrains.com/

Automobiles:  Darshana Ubi, Director and Co-Founder, Verve Rally
Verve Rally combines luxury travel and lifestyle experiences that include performance and supercars. Verve Rally is reshaping the traditional definition of a car rally, blending a luxury lifestyle holiday with a driving adventure.  https://www.ververally.com/

Moderator: Maren Coleman (CBS ’06), Strategy & Marketing Consultant
Cost: £15 CBSL dues paying alumni / £20 non-paying alumni / £25 guests

RSVP with Columbia Business School Club of London here 

Please note:  The Savile Club has no formal dress code, other than a rather undefined rule of not offending other members, so although for example jeans and trainers are not permitted and a jacket is required (except in very hot weather when a notice will be posted on the board), a tie is not de rigueur.

July 05, 2017 at 6:30pm - 9:30pm

The Savile Club, The Grand Ballroom

69 Brook St
London W1K 4ER
United Kingdom
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