New appointment for Comtec

Comtec has announced that Humphrey Sheil is to lead the product management team responsible for the integrated functional and technical strategy of the company’s travel platform. Humphrey also joins the Comtec board.

Since joining the company in 2006, as Chief Technology Officer, Humphrey has played a pivotal role in its US expansion as well as launching the Comtec Travel Gateway, Comtec’s travel aggregation platform connecting suppliers to its suite of sales and management systems.

Commenting on the move, Comtec CEO Simon Powell said “Comtec has experienced continued growth during 2007, led by our expansion into North America as well as significant new business wins in the UK and Europe. Humphrey and his team will guide our strategy in these markets moving forward, ensuring that the Comtec Travel Platform maintains its position as the leading integrated leisure travel platform in the industry”.
With a background specialising in enterprise architecture and integration software in the US and Europe, Humphrey holds a M.Sc. and B.Sc. (First Class Honours) in Computer Science from University College Dublin, Ireland.