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Scandic recruits new Director of e-Commerce from eBay

Scandic recruits new Director of e-Commerce from eBay

Scandic Hotels, the largest hotel company in the Nordic countries, has recruited Maria Andersson from eBay as new Director of e-Commerce with responsibility for growing the Group’s digital business.

Maria Andersson has been recruited for the role of Director e-Commerce & Marketing within the Scandic Group. Maria will have overall responsibility for driving and further developing Scandic’s digital sales and marketing.

Maria has extensive experience from digital marketing, product development and sales, and over the last eight years she has also held several senior positions within eBay in Sweden.

–  Scandic has very strong e-commerce today and we have a clear target to increase growth in our digital channels. Maria’s knowledge and experience in digital sales, product development and marketing will be a great asset for Scandic, says Thomas Engelhart, Commercial Director at Scandic.

–  With its new website and attractive offering, Scandic has a very good foundation for driving sales online. Together with the team and coordinated with the marketing teams in each country, I am really looking forward to taking Scandic’s digital presence to the next level, says Maria Andersson.

Maria will start the new position 11 August 2016. She will be based in Stockholm where she will report to Scandic’s Commercial Director, Thomas Engelhart.

For more information, please contact:

Thomas Engelhart, Commercial Director, Scandic Hotels Group
thomas.engelhart@scandichotels.com

Ann-Charlotte Johansson, VP Communications & IR, Scandic Hotels Group
ann-charlotte.johansson@scandichotels.com
+46 72 180 22 44
www.scandichotelsgroup.com