Although he quit Yatra.com last August, the announcement of his new position at TUI has come only today.
Natesan, a travel industry veteran with over 20 years of experience, served as COO of Yatra.com for around one and half years and had previously worked at Interglobe Technology Quotient, Kingfisher Airlines and was also the president & CEO of Galileo India Pvt. Ltd.
His LinkedIn profile also lists him as the chairman of TI Infotech Pvt Ltd, a privately held travel technology company specializing in customized solutions for the travel, hospitality and transport industry.
TUI India was officially formed in the year 2006 in a 50:50 joint venture of Le Passage to India and TUI Travel PLC. Le Passage to India is an inbound destination management company with pan-Indian network.