Scenic has appointed Constanza (Connie) Stickforth to the new role of South America Operations Manager. Based in Buenos Aires, her focus will be on looking after the luxury travel company’s South American & Antarctic operations as they continue to grow in 2016 including managing relationships with all suppliers, and overseeing Scenic’s team of 20 tour directors and all ground operations.
With over 15 years’ experience in the travel industry, Connie has worked with both Swissair and the US-based company Vantage where, for over a decade she was involved in areas such as operations and tour director coordination, before being appointed Regional Manager for the Americas.
Commenting on her appointment, Connie said: “It’s a lovely challenge to build the Buenos Aires office from the ground up. Knowing that it is the third biggest region for Scenic and being a proud ambassador of South America, I am excited to introduce even more guests to the authentic South American experience – a delicious mix of history, culture, extraordinary landscapes and cutting edge modernity.”
Born in Argentina and raised in the German quarter of Buenos Aires, Connie boasts Brazilian, Argentinean, Uruguayan and Paraguayan heritage. A keen traveller, Connie has traversed the globe people-watching and immersing herself in the many unique cultures she encountered along the way. The more off the beaten track, the better is her travel mantra.