Skroo Turner

Co-Founder at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

Skroo Turner

Skroo Turner

Co-Founder at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

Biography

Graham Francis Turner founded Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd. Presently, Mr. Turner is Chief Executive Officer, MD & Executive Director at this company. He is also on the board of Flight Centre (UK) Ltd., The Australian Federation of Travel Agents Ltd., Flight Centre (UK) Wholesale Ltd. and Flight Centre Robin Ltd. Mr. Turner received an undergraduate degree from The University of Queensland.

Overview
Career Highlights

Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

RelSci Relationships

106

Number of Boards

2

Birthday

1949

Age

72

Number of Awards

1

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Chief Financial Officer at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

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Executive General Manager Global Air at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

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Former Executive General Manager-Corporate Global at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

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Chief Executive Officer, Flight Center Limited, India at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.

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Chairman at Studentuniverse.com, Inc.

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Former Audit Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (Australia)

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Managing Director & Director at Kingfisher Bay Resort Village Pty. Ltd.

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Co-Founder at Mettle Group Pty Ltd.

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General Manager at Flight Centre (UK) Ltd.

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President at FC USA, Inc.

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In The News
Australian Financial Review
February 22, 2019
Flight Centre beats possible franking cut
Australian Financial Review
February 22, 2019
Scott warns on franking hit
Australian Financial Review
February 16, 2019
Rich Listers may be some of the biggest losers if Labor wins
Silicon Valley Business News
December 24, 2018
Casto Travel sells U.S. operation to Australian company
Australian Financial Review
December 14, 2018
AFR Business Person of the Year 1963-2013
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Skroo Turner
Co-Founder at Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd.
Education

Brisbane, Qld, AUSTRALIA

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Career History
Co-Founder
1981 - Current

Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd. engages in providing travel retailing, wholesaling and corporate travel management services. It also engages in in-destination travel experience businesses including tour operators, hotel management, destination management companies and wholesaling. The company was founded by William James, Chris Greive, Graham Francis Turner and Geoff L. Harris in 1982 and is headquartered in South Brisbane, Australia.

Professional
Prior

Top Deck Tours Ltd. (doing business as Topdeck), a subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd., is a company headquartered in London, UK, that provides travel agency services. It was founded in 1973 by Skroo Turner. Top Deck Tours Ltd. was acquired by Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd. on 27 Aug 14 for $41.22 million.The company says this about itself: A collective of explorers who are devoted to travel, we strive to open minds, shift perspectives, learn new things and make a difference. Our passion is to inspire young people through life-changing travel experiences. Our business is to make travel dreams a reality. We know what works. And we’re not afraid to shout about it. We refuse to sacrifice quality, independence and freedom, and believe solo adventures should go hand in hand with unforgettable moments with like-minded travellers. We offer variety, comfort and value for money, and promise a hassle-free holiday, loaded with authentic local experiences.

Awards & Honors
Rank #49
2015
Forbes Asia - Australia's 50 Richest
Other Affiliations

Skroo Turner is affiliated with Flight Centre Travel Group Ltd., Top Deck Tours Ltd.

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