Francesco De Marchis

De Marchis
JacTravel Group
Francesco De Marchis

Francesco de Marchis – CTO JacTravel Group
Francesco de Marchis has been responsible for JacTravel’s IT division since November 2016. At JacTravel he is driving an innovative Technology and Product Roadmap to enhance the business in the competitive Travel and Hospitality arena.
Prior to JacTravel, Francesco was the CTO for Lowcost Travel Group where he led a Digital Transformation Program bringing the company to become a key innovator player in the Travel Technology domain.
Other previous roles included:
• CIO of building a new Digital e-commerce offering in the media business while expanding the 3rd parties offering bringing to become the 3rd largest marketplace in UK.
• CIO/CTO for Travel Companies like Orbitz World Wide and Travelport where he accomplished major complex platform implementation and migrations.
• Before coming to the UK, Francesco worked for 12 years in the USA playing a key role in the E-Commerce market. As VP of Product Development for ATG, he led the implementation of the E-commerce Suite which was awarded #1 in Gartner Magic Quadrant and best product of the year 2004-2006.
Francesco has a degree in Electrical Engineers and Computer Science from University of Rome. He lives in North London with his wife and 2 sons.


Tuesday 20th, 13:40 - Matterhorn 2
JacTravel is a global B2B travel provider, providing live availability for over 15,000 city hotels worldwide.   JacTravel Group, with headquarters in London and offices worldwide, have an annual turnover in excess of £350m and process upwards of 260 million API searches of hotel inventory each day. This presentation looks at the…