EdHead of Commercial

Edward Light

Place of birth 

Time at Caribtours
1 year

Favourite destination 

Favourite hotel
Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa

Specialist area(s)
Mauritius, Dubai, Africa, Sri Lanka

What was your most memorable holiday? 
Honeymoon of course!  5 days Safari to the Masai Mara and Lake Victoria including a hot air balloon safari, followed by 9 nights in Mauritius.  Unforgettable.

And your most forgettable? 
Camping in a very wet South Wales

Top travel tip
What one thing couldn’t you go on holiday without?  Ear plugs and eye mask

Where are you planning on going for your next holiday? 
Saint Lucia

What destination is number one on your bucket list? 
New Zealand, when the kids are older

Golf. A good book. And spending time with the family.

Favourite cocktail
Dark Rum, coke, and lots of fresh lime juice.

What is the best thing about your job? 
Working for Paul Cleary…

If you won the lottery tomorrow, what would you do with the money? 
All the usual, pay off mortgage, school fees etc.  Invest it.  New car, nice holidays, bigger house…

Most flattering celebrity you’ve ever been likened to? 
Owen Wilson

What is the meaning of life? 
Working for Paul Cleary….

Recent Blog Posts

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How to choose your Maldives holiday…
January 27, 2015 by Ed

Ed Light, Caribtours Head of Commercial, gives his tips on how to choose your Maldives holiday…


Ed reviews Long Beach, Mauritius
October 6, 2014 by Ed

Caribtours' Head of Commercial, Ed, recently returned from a fabulous week at Long Beach in Mauritius. In his opinion the hotel was looking better than ever, and it proved the perfect place to unwind with his family...


Golfing Abroad - The Inside Track
November 11, 2013 by Ed

We spoke to our in-house golf expert, Ed Light, and asked him for his top tips on golfing abroad...


Some of the places I’ve stayed…

Long Beach Golf & Spa Resort
Luxury Holidays to Mauritius

"Set on a stunning stretch of white sand beach, leading into the sparkling blue waters of a tropical lagoon..."


Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa
Luxury Holidays to the Seychelles

"Stretching along a white sand beach, overlooking an enchanting lagoon and set amongst tropical forests and mountains..."


Saman Villas
Sri Lanka

"Perched on a rocky outcrop with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, this boutique style resort boasts privacy and relaxation in equal measure..."


One&Only Royal Mirage - Arabian Court
Luxury Holidays to Dubai

"There's a real sense of romance about the Arabian Court, with its intimate courtyard, meandering walkways, fountains and reflecting pool designed to create the captivating atmosphere and mystery of the Orient."


One&Only Royal Mirage - Residence & Spa
Luxury Holidays to Dubai

"The discreet and stylish Residence & Spa is an enticing hideaway with a private members club feel..."


One&Only Royal Mirage - The Palace
Luxury Holidays to Dubai

"Built to recreate the splendour and opulence of an Arabian palace, this sumptuous beachfront property evokes much of the romance and magic of the Arabia of legend..."



Paul Cleary

Managing Director

Rebecca Burgess

Head of Trade Sales

Sally Stileman

Reservations Manager

Fiona Ali-Williams

Travel Adviser

Helen Baker

Travel Adviser

Karen Davies

Travel Adviser

Laura Griffin

Travel Adviser

Louise Gray

Travel Adviser

Mandy Greenhalgh

Travel Adviser

Sarah Miller

Travel Adviser

Davinia Wright

Product Executive

Katherine Hobbs

Product Manager

Nicola Sweeney

Product Manager

Natasha Mustra-Wood

Aviation Manager

Abigail David

Acting Reservations Manager

Karen Boulton

Travel Adviser

Lianne Cooper


Manisha Vadukul


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