The management team
Simon Russell, Chief Executive Officer
An accountant by profession, Simon has spent his career in travel working for Thomas Cook in the UK and &Beyond in South Africa prior to Imagine. Simon is responsible for Imagine’s operation on a day to day basis, ensuring every member of the team is putting clients at the heart of what they do. Simon has 3 children and is a keen windsurfer, kitesurfer, snowboarder and runner.
Brian Wewege, Chief Technology Officer
Brian joined in August 2015 having relocated with his wife and 2 children from South Africa. Brian has spent the last 13 years with &Beyond, the leading luxury safari lodge and tour operator in Southern and East Africa, as well as South Asia. Brian is busy adjusting to the grey skies of London and dreaming of his next Imagine holiday!
Olly Evans, Product and Commercial Director
After a short stint as an investment banker, Olly did a season as a resort accountant in Courchevel 1850. After working many subsequent seasons in France, he is now responsible for sourcing the best product for Imagine. An avid ski and watersports enthusiast, he has travelled from Austria to Zimbabwe always in search of the best mountains and beaches.