Travel.co.uk is due to launch next year, with backing from Comtec founder and serial entrepreneur Simon Powell. Roche will be joined in the venture by Humphrey Sheil, who most recently co-founded e-commerce company Eysys with Powell, and is overseeing the building of the technology platform as chief technical officer. Roche said: “Technology has made life much easier for customers to find their perfect flight or hotel through businesses like Skyscanner, Momondo and Trivago yet technology has not yet made its impact on holiday searching. I hope to change that. Get the full story at Travel Weekly UK