About Us

On-side Travel Management delivers tailored travel solutions with a personal approach. 

We pride ourselves on getting to know our clients and their objectives to provide a unique service that brings value through our combined professional experience and global network of contacts, handling your needs from start to finish.   

About Us

Solutions

Travel solutions with a personal approach.

Experience

Over 50 years experience in corporate and sports travel management.

Support

24/7 support and exclusive rates.

Licensed

Full licensed and ATOL accredited.

With over 50 years of experience in corporate travel and sports management, the team at On-side Travel Management unites a wealth of knowledge with a fresh approach to account management to provide our clients with a truly personal service designed to meet the individual needs of every business, club, organisation or individual we work with.  

As part of the global Travel Counsellors network, we are a fully licensed and ATOL accredited independent tour operator providing the highest levels of customer service, expert knowledge & advice, 24/7 support and exclusive rates. 

Being flexible and having a community of business travel experts available at all times means we can tailor our service to give you exactly what you need, including:

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VIP services: meet & greet, private jet/yacht hire, and dedicated concierge services including restaurant, theatre and sporting event bookings

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Regular financial reporting to suit your needs and a range of invoicing options

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Sustainability-first focus, including Green Leaf which highlights the most positive environmental options on our booking system

Meet the team

James Houtby

James Houtby

Co-Founder

James has worked in the sports and corporate travel arena for 15 years; starting as a junior travel consultant and progressing to senior management which has paved the way for him to deliver his passion for customer care as owner of On-Side Travel Management, and to specialise solely in corporate and sports travel.

Damian Flower

Damian Flower

Co-Founder

Damian has worked in the Travel Industry for over 30 years, supporting corporate travel management across a varied client base and multiple industries including automotive, marketing, health, manufacturing, and financial services.

Damian has previously worked as the Travel Operations Manager at McLaren, allowing him to combine his passion for travel and motorsport whilst developing his skills for personal and group travel, alongside delivering event management to the highest standards, with flexibility as an integral element.

Graham Irwin

Graham Irwin

Head of Lifestyle, Concierge and VIP

Graham has a whooping 45 years experience in the Travel Industry. He has worked in the UK and overseas in roles that have included corporate, leisure and sports management. He has a wealth of experience in professional sport and sports travel and has previously managed accounts for the Olympic Games, Military, Government, and special interest groups.

Gabrielle Ferneyhough

Gabrielle Ferneyhough

Head of Client Services

Gabrielle has a passion for providing the highest level of service and business support with great attention to detail having previously worked in a similar role within the education sector and her partners business.

Trevor Smith

Trevor Smith

Head of Out of Hours

Trevor has over 34 years of experience in the travel industry having travelled over two million kilometres by road, rail, sea and air around the globe.  Trevor has a passion for supporting our clients in their time of need outside of our usual working hours ensuring our clients are well looked after 24/7, 365 days a year.

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