Nina & Pinta is delighted to be participating in the Africa Business Safari being held at the House of Lords, London, on 3rd June 2015 hosted by Conservative Peer Lord Mohamed Sheikh.
N&P Partner, Chris Pouney will be speaking at the event which will bring together leading experts on the development of the ECOWAS region (Economic Community of West African States) and includes representatives from over 90 organisations and governments.
Building on themes from our recent white paper ‘Optimising Business Travel in Sub Saharan Africa’, Chris will be discussing the development of the travel industry in this region, and the role of the travel industry to power economic opportunity and growth.
Chris says ‘I am thrilled to be invited to represent our industry at such a prestigious event where I hope to articulate the critical importance of the travel industry in driving the cultural and economic development of this region. Africa is a vital region to Nina & Pinta and West Africa is widely recognised as the engine room for economic growth for the continent as a whole. I look forward to meeting with like minded industry leaders across multiple industry sectors.’
For more information on the event click here.
April 2015 – Nina & Pinta working with ITM in St Andrews
N&P are delighted to be working with ITM (Institute of Travel and Meetings) to power 2 of the education streams at their upcoming Conference in St Andrews in Scotland April 21 – 22, 2015.
Jo Lloyd will be collaborating with Tony Pilcher of Pilcher Associates in presenting the Globalisation breakout stream for the Conference. The sessions focus on doing business in Middle East, Africa and Russia along with sessions on China, India and Latin America. The objective of these sessions is to provide a roadmap of how to be successful and top tips of things you should know when doing business within these markets. The stream is a powerhouse of expertise and with participation from GALIANT Consulting, McKinsey & Company and Electronic Arts.
Chris Pouney is moderating the Oil Gas and Marine breakout stream and will be focussing on the specific challenges within the energy sector discussing Globalisation, Technology, Crew Tracking and Cost Savings. Each panel offers expertise from organisations such as Chevron, ATPI Group, 3Sixty Global, International SOS, BG Group and Amadeus.
April 2015 – Nina & Pinta Training Workshop in Kenya
Following on from the successful partnership and training workshop held in Ghana in February of 2015, Nina & Pinta is once again partnering with ABTA to deliver a travel training workshop on Customer Service Excellence at the USIU in Nairobi, Kenya on the 22nd April 2015.
Offering a full day training for Travel professionals and students alike, the training day covers the evolution of corporate travel, delivering customer service excellence within the sector, complaint management and telephone skills.
With discounts offered for ABTA members and students, this is a fun packed training day that provides a great platform for anyone working within the corporate travel industry in Kenya.