Spanish Tourism Leader Named New Affiliates Member Board Chair

Saint Petersburg (Russia) – September 14, 2019 ( – During the 49th Meeting of the Board of the Affiliate Members, that took place on 12 September 2019 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, the Board of the Affiliate Members for 2019-2021 was formally constituted and Ana Larrañaga has been confirmed as the new Chair of the Board of UNWTO Affiliate Members.

The first female Chair, Ms Larrañaga is the Director of FITUR (the International Tourism Fair) in Spain, and a long-standing partner of UNWTO. She accepted the position at the General Assembly at the General Assembly and was congratulated by UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili.