Etihad Aviation Group has appointed Mark Powers as group CFO, responsible for the finance function across the Abu Dhabi-based group’s five divisions. He joins the company from Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business, where he was professor of finance. He has also held senior roles at major airlines including JetBlue, where he served as CFO.

Festive Road, a travel meetings consultancy, has named Ian Jones as a hotel, meetings and events sales and marketing expert to support the company’s growth in that sector. He has spent 25 years working with industry associations and as industry head of sales for Zibrant and De Vere Venues.

VisaHQ, a Washington, DC-based company that automates the travel visa application process, has named Stan Berteloot as vice president of global growth to lead sales and marketing operations. Berteloot has previously been with technology startups, including ILOG and KDS, both software companies.

Furnished Quarters has named Doris Kampf as senior director of global sales. She brings more
than 25 years of experience to the newly created role. Prior to joining Furnished Quarters, Kampf
 was vice president of global sales in the managed services division of ReloQuest and has also held senior sales management roles at corporate housing companies Oakwood and BridgeStreet.