Marco Giraldo

TourCert – Travel for Tomorrow
Managing Partner

Accessing travel ready markets

[13th May]
10.40-11.00 AM

Marco was born in Germany and holds a degree in business administration with focus on hotel and gastronomy management and specialized in marketing. He looks back at a successful career in the hotel industry working in different sales positions for an international hotel group and as Director of Sales of a family owned hotel management company. In mid-2015, Marco co-founded TourCert and was appointed as managing partner. In the following years he developed TourCert together with his team to an internationally renowned innovation and certification company for sustainable tourism. The modular and innovative system and the long-lasting experience enables TourCert to manage major projects in the field of development cooperation with mandates such as the European commission, national governments, associations or foundations. Currently in Eastern Europe (Bulgaria, Romania), Latin America (Ecuador, Peru, Colombia, Costa Rica) but also starting initiatives in Africa and Asia.