Gloria Tumwesigye

Association of Uganda Tour Operators

Ms. Gloria Tumwesigye is the CEO of the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO), Uganda’s leading tourism trade association representing the interests of the country’s most trusted and professional companies. Born and raised in southwestern Uganda, Gloria holds a degree in Business Administration from Ndejje University, holds a certificate in Sustainable Tourism from Mahidol University in Thailand, currently pursuing a Master of Hospitality and Tourism Management. She is a passionate advocate of responsible tourism. Her work at the Association of Uganda Tour Operators (AUTO) over the past 9 years has enabled her to interact with some of the country’s success stories of sustainable tourism as well as interface with tour companies that keep the principles of sustainable tourism central to their businesses. Gloria has a deep-rooted love for