Sydney Pierre, Lux Resort Hotels, Mauritius

I  have started and run businesses in the Travel and Hospitality Industry. Founder Member and Senior Executive of LUX* Resorts & Hotels. I have chaired Mauritius Tourist Board and very much involved in all aspects regarding Travel & Tourist in the region. ATB can benefit from my large networking and experience in the field. I am a Certified Trainer and can guide young professionals and as well as coach others. I can devote 2 hours per month. sydney.pierre@luxresorts.com    

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World Travel Awards: Graham Cooke

Mr. Graham Cooke is the founder and president of World Travel Awards. World Travel Awards™ was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries. Today, the World Travel Awards™ brand is recognised globally as the ultimate hallmark of industry excellence. World Travel Awards™ celebrates its 25th anniversary year in 2018. Its annual programme is renowned as the most prestigious and comprehensive in the global industry. Each year World Travel […]

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Apolinary Pius Tairo, Tanzania

APOLINARY PIUS TAIRO is a Senior Journalist and Editor with 25 years experience in Journalism in Tanzania and East Africa. He is a trained Journalist,  specialized on Tourism Reporting, Travel Trade focusing at Hotels, Lodges, Ground Tour handling, Airline Industry and Tourism Publicity through local and international media outlets. He had travelled widely in Tanzania and East Africa for Tourism development and Wildlife Conservation media programmes. He is working closely with Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) on Media and Marketing projects. […]

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Lucky Onoriode George, Nigeria

Lucky Onoriode George, Publisher/Editor: African Travel Times Magazine, West Africa’s only monthly travel and tourism publication [PRINT]. He is a Specialist in MEDIA – MARKETING – PUBLIC RELATIONS… [1] Worked in the past  as Head, BusinessDAY Newspaper, Nigeria, Tourism Presenter on television, [2] Served as Director Media: Abuja International Carnival, a federal government of Nigeria [3] [3] Former member,  Economic Community of West African States  [ECOWAS] Task-force on Hotels, Motels, Inns and Tourist Guide Elaboration. [4] First and still the […]

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Jesse Chang, China

Jesse Chang has been advising clients for over 38 years as a lawyer and also as a banker for both Chinese inbound and outbound investments. Jesse is the Managing Partner of TransAsia Lawyers and the founder of its Outbound Investment Practice. He also maintains overall responsibility for TransAsia’s international client base. Jesse Chang represents Ching GoAbroad (CGA) based in Beijing. Driven by his passion for cross-border transactions, Jesse first began exploring the concept of CGA in early 2011. It has […]

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Thomas Müller, Namibia

Since June 2016 and until December 2016 Thomas as a consultant has assisted the NQA – Namibia Qualifications Authority to finalise the software development and deployment of a bespoke developed software platform for Qualification Evaluation and Certification and to make sure everything will be ready for a successful sign off. In only 5 days, a strategy has been defined after 53 issues have been identified. A strict project plan to resolve all issues identified has been implemented. NSFAF – From […]

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Carol Weaving, Reed Exhibitions South Africa

In November 2013 Reed Exhibitions, the world’s largest and most respected exhibition company and part of the RELX Group, signed a joint venture agreement with the Thebe Tourism Group and Carol to acquire a majority share in Thebe Exhibitions & Projects Group (TEPG). TEPG was renamed Thebe Reed Exhibitions and was owned 60% by Reed Exhibitions, 30% by Thebe Tourism Group, with Carol Weaving retaining 10% as Managing Director. Three years later and a desire for accelerated growth Reed bought […]

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iFREE GROUP, Hong Kong, China

Tony Smith   The iFREE Group is a global company pioneering new ways to stay connected in the world of travel and mobile communications. From international calls and data roaming solutions to Wi-Fi connectivity and unique travel products, the iFREE Group has set a goal to break down barriers and bring the world closer together. As a TRAVELUTION company, iFREE Group focuses on making travel more enjoyable and rewarding by providing solutions that enable travelers to always stay connected, wherever […]

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Alain St. Ange, Consulting, Seychelles

Alain St Ange has been working in the tourism business since 2009. He was appointed as the Director of Marketing for Seychelles by President and Minister of Tourism James Michel. After one year of He was appointed as the Director of Marketing for Seychelles by President and Minister of Tourism James Michel. After one year of service, he was promoted to the position of CEO of the Seychelles Tourism Board. In 2012 the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands regional Organization was formed and St Ange was […]

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AFEMNTO: Association of Former Employees of Moroccan National Tourist Office, Morocco

AFEMNTO (Association of Former Employees of Moroccan National Tourist Office) will contribute enormously to the effort of the African Tourism Board in promoting African tourism and culture globally. AFEMNTO members are experienced professionals who cumulated extensive experience and knowledge throughout the years they spent in the Moroccan National Tourist Office communicating and promoting diversity of Morocco tourism products. These resources are a huge asset that can benefit the African tourism and its institutions. Jamal has been active in the tourism […]

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