UK: SACO has appointed Matt Roberts as head of sales and account management for London.
Roberts, who joins SACO this week, will play "a key role in the further development of its corporate sales strategy as the business prepares for significant growth in 2016".
Roberts has more than 15 years' experience with FTSE 100 companies. His recent roles include director of multinational sales EMEA and then director of sales UK & Ireland for American Express Global Business Travel and, prior to that, global business development leader for Hogg Robinson Group.
Ben Harper, sales director at SACO, said: "Matt is a welcome addition to our London team and the company as a whole. He has a proven track record in developing and sustaining long-term, profitable relationships with a broad range of clients, and we look forward to seeing this in action. SACO is set for major growth over the next two years with new properties opening across the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe, and Matt's arrival contributes to the expert resources needed to sustain this fast pace of expansion."
Roberts' appointment follows the recent announcement that SACO has strengthened its operations with the appointment of a team of specialist property development managers from Union Hanover.www.sacoapartments.com