UK B2C managing director John Bevan has left the company to pursue a new career.

Bevan joined in 2004 and has held a variety of roles at the company including holiday director and travel director. chief executive Ian McCaig said: “John and I have worked extremely closely together over the past 15 months. He has been a pivotal figure in building the company during this time. I want to thank John and wish him well for the future”.

Group managing director Simon Thompson will assume leadership responsibility for the UK until a full-time replacement is appointed.