Team

Meet our industry leaders

Murray

Murray Decker

CEO

Murray is a travel and marketing professional, with 10+ years' experience in the tour industry in managerial positions for several leading tour operators in Europe, Asia and Australia. A further 5+ years in retail, wholesale and corporate travel combined with a background and education in marketing and management. Murray is the main contact for all commercial agreements.

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Stewart

Stewart Chesterton

CTO

Stewart has worked exclusively in travel technology system development in a career spanning more than 30 years. His dedicated experience of a constantly evolving combined landscape of travel and technology provided Stewart opportunities to contribute to countless Global system innovations. As one of the original founding partners of Traveltek, Stewart was responsible for the entire product suite of the award-winning leisure booking and mid office platform, adopted by travel businesses in 35 countries.

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Toby

Toby Hughes

Operations Manager

Toby is an innovative marketer, specialising in digital marketing, growth hacking and product design, who has worked across multiple industries. While managing Tour Amigo’s marketing strategies and tactics, optimising internal processes, and overseeing day-to-day operations, Toby has single handedly grown his own travel community on social media exceeding a network 1.6m travellers. When he is not being a business visionary, you will find Toby in the gym, hiking and exploring with his drone.

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Lou

Lou Larsson

Global Product Manager

Sixteen years in the travel industry so far and counting. A travel journey that started as a Travel Agent in QLD and VIC, Lou worked her way up through the ranks to Product Specialist and Product leader roles across retail, wholesale and Independent travel agent brands within Australia and South East Asia. She also headed up a travel training program and enjoyed training travel agents in various retail product streams. In her spare time you will find her up in the Granite Belt of QLD at her cottage near the wineries, or indulging in her love of travel, finding hidden places, sampling new foreign foods and wine and learning about cultures near and far.

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Aaron

Aaron Moore

Head Of Customer Success Development & Onboarding

Aaron has over 20 years experience in the Travel industry working for big tour operators & travel agencies such as Thomas Cook & Coop Travel in the UK. For the past 15 years Aaron has worked within the travel technology field. Aaron is passionate about working with customers and loves to build relationships to understand their businesses in order to implement systems and help improve the customers experience and business efficiencies. Aaron has successfully implemented systems and managed teams globally and in doing so has gained valuable experience and knowledge about how the Travel industry operates across the world. When Aaron has free time, he enjoys spending it with his family and friends, walking his dog, football, visiting theme parks & of course traveling

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Armin

Jessica Patel

Strategic Advisor

Jessica is a technology and innovation executive with particular expertise in travel and financial services. She most recently was the head of innovation at Expedia Group, and has prior experience as CRO of Airside, VP/GM of Travel Payments at American Express, and worked in the M&A Advisory practice at KPMG. She currently serves on the board of ViaHero. Jessica brings a breadth of travel innovation, go to market strategy, and growth expertise to Tour Amigo.

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Rachel

Rachel Munt

Regional Sales Manager

Rachel has a passion for technology, having worked in the SaaS industry across various sales and marketing roles. At Tour Amigo, she works with tour operators and selling partners across the APAC region to grow their revenue and digitalise their booking processes. When she’s not talking technology, Rachel loves to travel, play sport and of course binge watch Netflix.

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Richard

Richard Smith

Technical Consultant

Richard was one of the founding partners at Traveltek, where as Development Director and CTO he was responsible for the key technology decisions that helped the company grow into a worldwide business with venture funding and a growing customer base. Fresh from consulting on a national technology project for the Scottish government, RIchard brings his extensive experience to Tour Amigo, providing a secure and strong foundation to our application.

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Julie

Julie Mortimer

Customer Success Manager

Julie comes from a diverse background in account management and technology consulting. Julie loves building genuine relationships with each customer she works with in order to help them reach their business goals and make the journey enjoyable. At Tour Amigo, Julie supports our partners through the onboarding process and beyond, so they can get the most out of product offering. When she’s not helping customers succeed, Julie enjoys playing sports, especially field hockey, and working with dogs and children.

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Tony

Tony Rosenberg

Investor and Financial Strategist

Key to pipeline, runway and future investment round preparation, Tony's past business ventures include founding Odyssey Financial Management with two partners in 2003, providing specialist financial management and investment advice. Tony sold the business to a larger financial services business in 2011 due to this business success. Tony then founded the Odyssey Specialist Groups, a boutique financial management and investment advisory practice. In 2018, he was granted an Australian Financial Services License. Tony will bring 20 years of financial and investment expertise to Tour Amigo.

Daniel

Daniel Stewart

Lead Developer

With almost 10 years of experience in developing travel and enterprise applications, Daniel is an expert on booking APIs, data integration and system design. As our lead developer, he heads up our team of application engineers and designers as we seek to revolutionise the tour booking space.

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