Alice Pinto

Senior Business Travel Consultant

Our resident South African, Alice recently joined the team, but you wouldn’t know it. She gets on extremely well with everyone and is a very calming influence in the office. Rumour has it, Alice has never eaten a meal without avocado in.

Location: Kew

Tel: +44 (0)208 948 8188

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Get to know Alice

Name three guests (dead or alive) that you would invite to a dinner party and why?

My dad; Nelson Mandela; Freddie Mercury

How long have you been in the travel industry for?

Twenty one years

If you won the lottery what would be the first thing you would do?

Get my very small family together, it's been about 5 years since we have all been under one roof. Would love to see all my small nephews hang out with each other and listen to their interesting conversations!

If you had three wishes what would you wish for?

That Brexit could be over and done with; win the lottery; be able to travel the world

Is a jaffa cake a cake or a biscuit?

Cake

Mountain or beach?

Both; Camps Bay (Cape Town)

What is your favourite place to travel to and why?

South Africa, my home country. The sun is always shining, friendly people, amazing food and wine, great beaches, stunning scenery and lots of wide open spaces!

If you weren't working in travel, what would you like to be doing?

Have my own coffee shop

What TV series have you recently watched and what would you rate it out of 10?

Our Planet, 10/10

What is your favourite meal?

My dad's signature dish - Caldeirada (Portuguese stew)

Window, middle or aisle-seat?

Window