The XpresSpa Group said this week that technology veteran David Kohel will join the company in the newly created position of chief technology officer.
In his new role, Kohel will be responsible for all aspects of developing technology to support XpresSpa’s long-term opportunity of building the leading global travel health and wellness brand, including the company’s XpresCheck COVID-19 testing sites, which are being rolled out at airports across the country.
“David is a great addition to our leadership team and brings to us extensive technology experience in driving innovation along with demonstrated success,” said Doug Satzman, XpresSpa Group CEO. “His customer-centric approach aligns perfectly with our vision of creating a new business that leverages our historic travel wellness experience and new-found healthcare expertise, enabling us as a category leader in providing travelers with peace of mind.”
Kohel is the founder of Theory Venture Partners, a venture capital and private equity advisory, and currently serves as a board member at Vytal Health, and as an advisor to Q5id, a company that protects businesses and consumers against identity theft and fraud.