Chris Flynn

President & CEO at World Tourism Association for Culture & Heritage

Sydney, Australia

Chris Flynn is currently President & CEO of the World Tourism Association for Culture & Heritage, a position that requires liaison at the most senior levels of Industry, Government and Academia. With 36 years experience in international tourism working in a wide range of countries across four continents, Chris has an intimate knowledge of the industry and the requirements needed to identify critical trends that have the potential to influence future tourism development and expansion.

Recognised as a leading specialist in terms of innovation and strategy, Chris is often requested to speak at high profile conferences and events and provides insights to leading news media channels such as BBC World News Asia Business Report, which boasts a live global audience in excess of 300m.

His expertise is also sought by leading Australian and International Universities and Faculties. Educating our future industry leaders being one of Chris’s passions.