With more than 1,800 of us spread across 40-plus offices, we’re a diverse bunch.

Our team is made up of 68 different nationalities, and a mix of races, cultures, sexual orientations and religions. Our likeness comes from our curiosity, our creativity and a desire to make a difference through the work we do. 

It is our office-based staff and our leaders who make Intrepid Group the open and inclusive company it is. It’s their talent and passion that allows us to deliver the sustainable adventure travel we’re known for. 

Intrepid Group Board

Intrepid Group is governed by the Intrepid Group Board, who have been appointed by shareholders. The Board sets the strategy and overall direction of the business, along with the tone and culture of the Group. 

Darrell Wade

Darrell Wade

An Intrepid co-founder, Darrell was the company’s CEO for more than 20 years, and is now the Group's Chairman. From day one, he’s spearheaded Intrepid’s journey to becoming a leader in sustainable experience-rich travel.

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Geoff (Manch) Manchester

Geoff (Manch) Manchester

Intrepid co-founder and Group Director, Manch has earned the reputation as a responsible travel pioneer. Integral to the creation of the Group’s not-for-profit in 2002, Manch continues to advocate for mutually beneficial travel globally.

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James Thornton

James Thornton

As Chief Executive Officer, James leads our global business to deliver on our dual goals of growth and purpose beyond profit

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The Core Strategy Team

The Core Strategy Team is overseen by Intrepid's CEO. The team actively manages the business by creating and monitoring the Group's annual business plan, budget and goal-setting process. 

Leigh Barnes

Leigh Barnes

As Intrepid’s Chief Purpose Officer, Leigh upholds the Group’s commitment to leading with purpose.

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Michael Edwards

Michael Edwards

Intrepid’s Chief Growth Officer, Michael oversees the Group’s marketing and sales revenues globally.

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Michelle Beveridge

Michelle Beveridge

Chief Operating Officer Michelle manages the Group’s global finances, along with its IT and shared services.

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Natalie Kidd

Natalie Kidd

As PEAK DMC Managing Director, Natalie has overseen the network’s growth to more than 20 companies worldwide.

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Tom Beadle

Tom Beadle

As our Group Commercial Director, Tom leads our Product team in developing and innovating our global trips. 

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