Multi Award winning Travel Expert, Lorraine simpson and the Concierge Travel Group Experts pride themselves on their ability to plan and execute a project with precision and finesse, crafting exciting and innovative experiences, tackling logistics and ensuring support from the moment an idea germinates to the final farewell..
We are travellers at heart and we love to work with our clients on unique travel itineraries as well as luxurious group travel for any reason.
In addition to our expertise in providing the finest personal travel and vacation experiences, we have planned group and incentive travel for Fortune 500 companies in UK, Hong Kong and Canada. We pride ourselves in providing exceptional group travel adventures that will exceed your wildest expectations.
Incentive Travel Specialists
Incentive groups are such wonderful, exciting events and our professionally trained experts in this ﬁeld will manage the experience perfectly from start to finish.
We understand that planning a unique incentive is important to create a coveted experience to strive towards. We are sure that with our expert knowledge, extensive experience and unparalleled industry contacts, we can execute a trip that will be truly unique and exciting.
Concierge Travel Experts are supported by lightning fast technology that draws on our vast portfolio of accommodation, travel services and experiences to create relevant MICE solutions.
Competitive quotations and tailor-made proposals give you all you need to maximize your success.
Tried and tested, efficient workflows mean we spend less time dealing with internal process and
more time supporting you.
Our knowledge With decades of company heritage in Asia,Europe and North America and dedicated experts understand the nuances of different cultures. Our deep understanding ensures that sophisticated MICE travellers feel at home with us, no matter where
we take them. Concierge Travel Experts design products and services to match your distinct strategy. We pick the ideas, products and services to give your programmes that sought after advantage.
Our destination insiders cultivate close and long standing partnerships in destination, sharing knowledge and experiences across our global network to deliver excellence for our clients.
We watch the latest trends to spot new and attractive destinations, venues, services and activities and get you the best deals on a batch of intriguing alternatives.
Our Unparalleled Team
Founder and CEO, Lorraine Simpson is the go-to group travel planner for high-level business and leisure travellers worldwide.
She founded her company The Travel Expert in 2005 in response to the growing demand for a unique type of luxury travel firm with a personal knowledge & understanding of today’s definition of luxury travel.
Nicknamed the “Google of Travel” by her clients, Lorraine has written many articles for dozens of publications about luxury hotels, cruises, airlines, spas, as well as the latest, greatest trends in luxury travel.
Taking her skill set and knowledge of luxury travel to the next level, Lorraine now spends the bulk of her time curating and planning trips for a small portfolio of exclusive clientele that includes a mix of celebrities and private individuals who rely on her expertise and inspiration to create unique travel experiences worthy of a travel connoisseur’s bucket list.
Lorraine has traveled to 89 countries and many destinations within these countries. Her contacts include British Royalty as her eldest daughter went to school with Princess Beatrice to St Georges School Ascot and she spent many years living in Hong Kong working as a volunteer for a large children’s charity.
As a private chef and caterer during her career she has cooked for several famous people including the Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson, Mike Ashley, the owner of new castle Football Club, Football and tennis players and many more people in the public eye. Her latest foray into the Culinary Travel Trend has been born out of her love of both great food and of course travel.
Recent travels have taken her to China, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Greece, Croatia, Tahiti, France, London, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, and Hong Kong, with a never-ending Bucket List inclusive of visits to anywhere she hasn’t yet been.
Lorraine Simpson has personally planned over 1500 groups worldwide including her own wedding in Venice, Italy. She has won 21 travel industry awards and is recognized as one of the leading Destination Wedding and Groups Specialists in North America. Lorraine has been invited to speak at many conferences and also runs her own large events in North America and Asia including the Downton Abbey Fanclub that was featured in the independent national Newspaper in UK. Lorraine now trains and supports her team of designers 100% and tries to limit her personal wedding planning to around 12 so that she can dedicate her time to supporting and mentoring her team.