Tag: Paul Midy

 

Joe Falter is Jumia Travel’s new CEO

Jumia Travel has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer, Joe Falter, succeeding Paul Midy who has exited the top post to take a different position in the larger Jumia Group. Falter, who is also the Founder and CEO of Travel’s sister company Jumia Food, assumes the roleRead More

2017 Africa Hospitality Report

Tourism and hospitality Industry patterns in Africa. Jumia Travel & Accor Hotels give insights into Africa’s Hospitality Industry, 2017. Tourism in Africa is essential for both international and intra-border trade; apart from serving as a major employer by contributing 1 /10 jobs (UNWTO) the sector also serves a unique roleRead More

Jumia Travel Expands to New Destinations in Africa & Across the World

Jumia Travel is further solidifying its global presence in the hotel, travel, and tourism ecosystem, unveiling new continental and international destinations. The company has registered an inventory of more than 30,000 hotels in Africa and over 300,000 worldwide; only four years since inception in 2013. These include new properties inRead More

Jumia Travel Launches Flights to Mark Africa Aviation Day

Nairobi – 22nd February, 2017: To mark the Aviation Africa 2017, Africa’s leading online hotel booking company Jumia Travel, has announced the launch of flight services for both local and international travelers across the world. The announcement comes at a time when top aviation sector stakeholders and decision makers fromRead More

UNWTO To Hold the First Global Summit on Smart Destinations

A few weeks after the presentation and launch of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will be holding the very first convention on “Smart Destinations” this 15-17th February, 2017 in the Murcia region of Spain. The smart destination conference will bringRead More