Roger Flynn is a recognised CEO and leader in transformation change having driven change in global organisations including Virgin, British Airways, Prudential and the BBC. He is now Chairman and investor in several media, travel and technology businesses.
Roger has a wealth of experience as a driver of transformational change and investor in disruptive businesses. His insights, experiences and stories have proven invaluable to organisations around the world.
Roger started his career at Virgin working directly for Sir Richard Branson on deals and new business ideas. Roger was General Manager World Sales & Distribution at British Airways where he transformed the £1.2 billion distribution system for BA and subsequently the industry, launched electronic ticketing and created ba.com with a simultaneous launch in 72 countries across the world. Roger was Chief Executive of BBC Ventures Group and his transformation and subsequent sale of these businesses created over £1 billion of value for the BBC. He was Chairman and an investor in loveholidays.com, the UK’s fastest growing online travel agency which disrupted the UK travel industry.