ATTA® Webinar - Connecting Africa & Latin America
- This is an online only event/webinar
- September 16th 2021
This webinar is for all ATTA members interested in selling Africa in Latin America.
We will be providing useful market insights on how to succeed in connecting with the right partners and the differences and similarities of the main Latin American countries.
As part of our virtual panel, African Travel Trade specialists in Latin America will share with our audience their own personal stories, challenges and requirements to succeed in growing interest for the African continent.
Our special guest Mr Altamiro Medici ex Country Manager of South African Airways, now Regional Managing Partner for AirlinePros GSA of Airlink Latin America.
This is an online only event/webinar
With over 18 years experience in the travel industry, and valuable experience and research in over 60+ countries around the world, Andrea’s passion for hospitality and travel started in South America working for exclusive hoteliers. In 2000 she moved to the UK where she finished her studies in Travel & Tourism, Marketing and Web development and started working for a luxury tour operator. She held the position of Communications Manager, responsible for the sales and marketing teams, development and management of ground organizations in Central & South America, Asia and Africa. Andrea has also worked closely with Tourism Boards such as the Central American Tourism Board, Colombia(ProColombia) and Australia Tourism helping to grow awareness of these destinations in Europe & South America.
Andrea was born in Chile, raised in Venezuela and educated in Switzerland and England. She has lived all over the world including the US, South Africa, Asia (Cambodia & Indonesia), New Zealand and Australia. Andrea is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, English, and German (Swiss German) with a good understanding of Italian and French.
Andrea has a deep rooted passion for travel; exploring new cultures, meeting new people, learning languages and religions. She has walked remote paths and taken far journeys. With this diverse background and upbringing, all these ingredients set the inspiration for Sariri Terra; to be the bridge that brings worlds closer together, to help our partners make their clients’ journeys unforgettable ones.
AirlinePros GSA of Airlink Latin America
Altamiro Medici - with over 20 years of experience in Sales, Marketing, Strategic Planning and Management in the commercial aviation, tourism and events industry, working for companies such as TAM (actual LATAM Airlines) and South African Airways.
SAA Country Manager Brazil and Head of South America from 2015 to 2020.