John Harvey is the former Chief Marketing Officer of Hogg Robinson plc., where he held responsibility for marketing and communications across the group. John was a member of the senior team involved with the sale of HRG to American Express GBT. He left the business shortly after completion of the deal and describes his career in four phases; First, a foundation in travel (1979-1994), starting as a junior travel agent and ending as director responsible for client management. Second, going it alone (1994-2009), diversifying into IT and creating a sales and marketing consultancy. Third, returning to travel (2009-2018), leading the HRG global sales and marketing teams and appointed to the executive management board. Phase four began with the launch of the Globalyse consultancy in January 2019, The Travel Carbon Project in September 2019 and H&H in August 2020.