Hyderabad, October 8, 2017: Ms.Susanna Saari from Finland elected as the new SKAL World President. She succeeds David Fisher from Kenya. She was elected in the Annual General Body meeting of the SKAL at the ongoing 78th SKAL World Congress here in the HiCC at Madhapur in Hyderabad
Susaana Sari was elected at SKAL World Congress being attended by 600 delegates from 86 countries. These countries include: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Spain, Fiji, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Portugal, South Africa, Switzerland, Turkey, Uganda, UK, USA, Zimbabwe, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Columbia, Bangladesh, China, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil and others.
SKAL International is the world’s largest Travel Organization of Travel and Tourism Professionals founded in 1934. It is the only international group uniting all sectors of the travel and tourism. It is spread over 87 countries, has 17000 members in 382 clubs in 87 countries. It is the professional organization of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship
She was elected to lead SKAL for the next year. Her term is to start from today at the upcoming gala dinner at the ongoing SKAL world congress in Telangana’s capital.
Susanna Saari is the Senior Vice President of Skål International, the largest travel and tourism association in the world. She is the World President 2018. of the SKAL International . She is currently the Senior Lecturer at Turku University of Applied Sciences in Finland.
A socially active person with wide networks globally in the fields of hospitality, tourism and wellness. Senior Vice President at SKÅL International (Association of Travel and Tourism Professionals) and a Doctoral Candidate at University of Lapland
She worked with Hyatt Regency in Dubai in the past.