George Drakopoulos

George Drakopoulos, is the President & CEO of tourism generis, a "supporting decision-makers" company, founded in 2015. He is also Special Adviser to the Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Served as Counselor in the European Economic and Social Committee (2010-2015), Chairman of the UNWTO Affiliate Members (2012-2013) and as Director General at SETE-Greek Tourism Confederation (1997-2014).

Delivered speeches and presentations in more than 300 national and international conferences, while  he has  produced 38 studies / publications and 650 articles about Tourism.

Holds a MSc in Tourism Studies from the University of Surrey, UK. He has also studied Tourism Management, TEI Athens, GR and trained in Hotel Management in Glion, CH.

Specialized in lobbying for Tourism and Public Private Partnerships in Tourism Development & Destination Marketing.