Online hotel booking company Hotels.com has appointed Dr Michael Remedios as head of technology, a newly created role within the organisation.
Remedios will be responsible for Hotels.com's technology platform and lead the team that integrates, builds and maintains the company's websites globally.
His main tasks will be to build up Hotels.com's tech team in London and make improvements to development processes as well as promoting innovation on the company's websites.
Remedios has been working with Expedia and Hotels.com on a consultancy basis as part of a major internal technology project since February 2009.
He was previously CTO with online real estate company Move Inc and held CIO roles at both Travelocity and Lastminute.com before that.