London, January 2020 - The Apartment Service (TAS) headquartered in London - England and with offices in Europe, Asia and The Americas, are delighted to announce the promotion of Melanie Degand to Managing Director.
Melanie most recently held the position of Director of Service Excellence at TAS, she has been with the company for over 16 years, and for this new role is excited to draw on her experience of leading teams, holding key client account relationships and driving forward our service excellence programme with essential operational refinements within TAS to ensure we are providing clear value-led solutions to our clients and their travellers and assignees.
“This appointment comes at an important time for The Apartment Service and the opportunities for our company, our staff and the wider sector which continues to grow, globally”, says Charles McCrow, CEO. "
"Melanie has a proven track-record in all the roles she has performed in the business over the years, her eye for detail, exacting standards and always prioritising the client, means that her new role is a natural progression for her and the company."
“I am delighted and excited by my appointment to Managing Director, together with all our global teams I am looking forward to developing existing relationships and establishing new ones” adds Melanie, “We have a great team at TAS and we will continue to grow and develop our Global Agency business together in a supportive and collaborative environment”
In her new role Melanie Degand will oversee the continued growth of the Global Agency and help TAS remain at the forefront of our sector.
About The Apartment Service (TAS Global)
The Apartment Service (TAS Global) is the leading global serviced apartment booking agency.
TAS Global has over three decades of experience, offering a wide choice of solutions for corporate travel buyers looking to develop global, regional or local extended stay programmes for business travel, relocation, assignments and business projects. TAS Global operates from our 7 global offices in London, New York, Lisbon, Madrid, Barcelona, Frankfurt and Singapore providing an end to end service for consulting, sourcing, booking, managing and analysing reservations into serviced apartments worldwide, using our own proprietary technology.
In February 2014 The Apartment Service launched the celebrated TAS Alliance. The TAS Alliance brings together small and large serviced apartment operators across the globe under a single representation, distribution and marketing strategy, all powered by a common technology platform.