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Kendal Advisory
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HighPost Capital

George Morgan-Grenville

Founder and CEO

Red Savannah

London, UK

George Morgan-Grenville

Biography

George Morgan-Grenville is an entrepreneur and founder of the award-winning travel company, Red Savannah. An expert on luxury travel and hospitality, George has wide-ranging industry experience and marketing expertise within the key markets of the UK, USA, Australia and China. He is an accomplished speaker and has made television appearances on Channel 4, Sky, CNBC, Fox News and ABC. He has served on numerous advisory boards and panels including Forbes 400, Stratus Rewards Visa, Luxury Travel Expo, CBRE Luxury Properties and Traveller Made.

In April 2020 Red Savannah was awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of International Trade.

George Morgan-Grenville’s Newsfeed

Globetrender
Expert Insights: Everything you need to know about the future of travel

George Morgan-Grenville, CEO of luxury tour operator Red Savannah and leader of the "Quash Quarantine" campaign against the UK government, says: “I think people are going to fall into two camps initially. You’re going to have people who are so scared by what they’ve seen on the news and what the government is telling them that they’re not going to go anywhere. They may not even travel domestically, unless they have a second home somewhere. So there are definitely going to be some travellers who are not going to travel.

Architectural Digest
10 Tips For Planning a Post-lockdown Holiday

"My recommendation would be a private villa with a tennis court, colossal swimming pool, plenty of space for children to run around, and a bedroom configuration to suit multi-generational families" says. George Morgan-Grenville, Founder and CEO of Red Savannah.

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George Morgan-Grenville’s Background

Founder and CEO
Jul 2010 - Present
London, UK
George founded Red Savannah, a leading global luxury travel company, in 2010. He raised £1.5 million in start-up capital and launched the business in September 2011. Additional capital was raised in Nov 2012 to fund expansion into the US market. The company supports two key verticals (luxury villas and experiential journeys) and targets HNWI clients principally in the UK, USA & China.
Group Managing Director
Jan 2008 - Sep 2010
London, UK
Responsible for the core A&K tour operating companies (USA, UK & Australia), with combined sales of over $300m. He also oversaw trade sales under the Akorn brand, global advertising with M&C Saatchi and all sales and marketing activities related to the Group’s hotel brand, Sanctuary Retreats.
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Other Business Interests

Member
May 2010 - Present
London, UK
Supporter
Jan 1990 - Present
Windsor, UK
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Media

Interviewee
Jun 2020
Travel agency CEO George Morgan-Grenville says the 14-day coronavirus quarantine is a 'disaster'

Awards

Queen's Award for Enterprise (International Trade) logo Queen's Award for Enterprise (International Trade) logo
Queen's Award for Enterprise (International Trade)
Awardee 2020
Apr 2020
The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are for outstanding achievement by UK businesses and are awarded in the categories of innovation, sustainable development, international trade and promoting opportunity through social mobility.

George Morgan-Grenville’s Education