Our people

ABTA LifeLine's Trustees are appointed by invitation. In order to ensure we have a good range of support and opinions, the current board is made up of a mix of people who are active across all sectors of the travel industry.

Trudie Clements


ABTA LifeLine

Derek Jones

Managing Director

Der Touristik UK

John McEwan


McEwan Associates

Alistair Rowland


Blue Bay Travel

Belinda Vazquez

Retail Director

TUI UK & Ireland

Chris North

Managing Director

Vertical Systems Ltd

Claire Stirrup

Sales Director

UK & Ireland, Celebrity Cruises

Graeme Buck

Director of Communications