Andy Baker is to join next month from

Youtravel told Travel Weekly Baker would be joining in July but declined to comment further.

Baker has been head of sales for for eight years where he has been responsible for generating and maintainingsales growth, as well as all trade sales budget planning and monitoring.

He previously worked at Golden Sun Holidays as national sales manager and Balkan Holidays where he took on the position of sales executive for more than four years.

It isn’t known what role he is taking up at Youtravel.

Youtravel was bought by Germany’s fourth largest operator FTI Touristik last year after a deal was secured for 85% of the company.