Who WTTC Are

Who We Are

WTTC is a non-profit organisation, with headquarters in London and teams based across the world.

WTTC Directors

Alongside our board of Vice Chairs and Executive Committee from our Member organisations, our WTTC directors are responsible for guiding the work of the Council in the fulfilment of its mission.

Gloria Guevara

President & CEO

Virginia Messina

Managing Director

Jeff Poole

SVP Advocacy

Maribel Rodriguez

SVP Membership & Commercial

Tiffany Misrahi

VP Policy

Helena Bononi

VP Commercial

Lola Uña Cárdenas

VP Government Affairs

Victoria Rothwell

Finance and Administration Director

Nigel David

Regional Director - APAC & Middle East

WTTC Ambassadors

Our ambassador programme identifies global travel industry leaders with proven records of success in key markets to work alongside WTTC, bringing strong experience from careers in the tourism industry.

Selected by Christopher Nassetta, WTTC's Chairman & Hilton's CEO, and Gloria Guevara, the ambassadors work closely with the council to expand its presence, voice, and influence in key markets.

Adolfo Favieres


Christopher Rodrigues


Gerald Lawless


Jean-Claude Baumgarten


Kathleen Matthews


Martin Cowley


Michael Frenzel


Michel Taride


Taleb Rifai


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