Among the co-founders of the group are the current leaders of eDreams ODIGEO: the pioneering spirit, empathy with the client, focus on service, and constant commitment to innovation through cutting edge technologies were the factors that drove these two dot-commers to become leaders in their respective markets. These are values that remain intact today and are present throughout the Group.

Executive Leadership

Chief Executive Officer

Dana Dunne is the Chief Executive Officer of eDreams ODIGEO (EDR: SM), one of the world´s biggest online travel companies.

Comprising of five consumer brands (eDreams, Go Voyages, Opodo, Travellink and Liligo) which are present in 43 markets, eDreams ODIGEO is the second largest publicly listed e-commerce business in Europe. Prior to his appointment as CEO in January 2015, Dana Dunne held the role of President & Chief Operating Officer at eDreams ODIGEO since 2012.

Previously, Dana Dunne served as Chief Commercial Officer of EasyJet, where he was responsible for sales (primarily online), marketing, yield management, contact centres and the customer proposition, among other responsibilities.

Dana Dunne has a proven track record at high profile, international telecoms and media companies, including his role as Chief Executive Officer and Head of AOL Europe Sarl, a Division of AOL LLC. He also held the role of President for key business units at both Belgacom and US West, two of the most successful Telcos in Europe and the US.

Dana Dunne has an MBA from Wharton Business School and a BA in economics from Wesleyan University. He has dual citizenship (American and British).

Chief Financial Officer
Prior to joining eDreams ODIGEO, David Elizaga was Chief Financial Officer of Codere SA, and before that he occupied various positions at Codere SA, Monitor Group and Lehman Brothers. In his 8 years in Senior Finance management positions, David Elizaga has raised c. €1.9 billion from Public Markets in 9 different transactions and c. €0.4 billion more in 3 private transactions. Mr. Elizaga holds degrees in Business and Law from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas—ICADE.
Chief Operating Officer

Before joining eDreams Odigeo in 2014 as Chief Customer Service Officer Gerrit Goedkoop worked for Liberty Global the leading international TV and broadband company where he held the position of VP Customer Care Europe.

Throughout his career at eDreams ODIGEO, Gerrit has been instrumental in driving continuous improvement in various areas such as Air Supplier Relations and Ad Sales Management and Payment, Fraud and Recovery Management.

In 2016 Gerrit was promoted to the position of Chief Operations Officer and his current responsibilities include: Customer Service, Technology, Product Development and the Transformation Office.

Gerrit was born in the Netherlands and he holds a bachelor degree in International Management from The Hague University of Applied Sciences and is fluent in Dutch, English, German and Polish.