Articles tagged “momondo group”

Former Momondo CEO Hugo Burge Serves as a Startup Guardian Angel

Former Momondo CEO Hugo Burge Serves as a Startup Guardian Angel

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Having sold his business to Booking Holdings last year, former Momondo CEO Hugo Burge has had more time for venture investing. His views on travel startup funding are insightful. And we're not saying that just because we hope to be invited to see the gorgeous mansion in Scotland that he's been refurbishing.

1 year ago

Momondo CEO Exits Company as Acquisition by Kayak Closes

Momondo CEO Exits Company as Acquisition by Kayak Closes

Sean O'Neill, Skift

It’s surprising that Momondo Group CEO Hugo Burge would depart the moment the acquisition of his brands by Priceline Group would close. But Kayak’s promise of boosted marketing spend suggests the Momondo and Cheapflight brands will live on.

2 years ago

Skift Forum Europe: Momondo Group’s CEO on Personalization in Metasearch

Skift Forum Europe: Momondo Group’s CEO on Personalization in Metasearch

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Instant booking has long been thought of as a natural progression for the metasearch sector, so it is interesting to note the cautious tone adopted by Momondo’s Chief Executive. It would be a big change and Hugo Burge is determined to make sure whatever he brings in does not confuse the consumer.

3 years ago