Our BOard and senior management

Board of Directors

Toni Brandi - Chairman
Toni Brandi Toni Brandi, Italian national, has been in management positions within the travel and leisure industries since 1972. His previous appointments include being the Managing Director for Transalpino UK, the Director General of the Transalpino Group and the CEO of the USIT World group. In addition to being a Director of the Alive Group he is now the Chairman of the ISTC Association Board.

Lothar Schmitz - Group CFO
Lothar Schmitz Lothar Schmitz, German national, has been involved in management positions within the travel and leisure industries since 1972. His previous positions include being the Managing Director of Touropa Britain and being the COO of the USIT World Group.

 

Matt East - Group CEO
Matt East Matt East, New Zealand national, has been active within the identity cards business since 1997. Prior to this date Mr. East worked in the marketing sphere for 7 years. In addition to being a Director of the Alive Group, he is at present the Chairman of the ISIC Association Board.

 


Senior management

Radek Klein - Group IT Manager
Radek KleinRadek Klein, Czech national, is a certified IT professional who has covered various information technology positions over the past 13 years. He specializes in connecting business needs to appropriate technologies and has a wide experience in IT management, web technologies and enterprise applications. Radek is responsible for the operation of the company from the IT perspective including the development and implementation of the ALIVE Platform.

 


Financial Manager

David Boniface - Group Financial Manager
David BonifaceDavid Boniface, New Zealand national, has extensive accounting, sales, and management experience. David is an experienced financial professional, and a registered Charterred Accountant. Prior to joining GTS ALIVE, David spent 6 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers working in business accounting in Asia and Oceania. He is responsible for overseeing the financial function of the group.