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Placing diversity and inclusion at the heart of who we are and what we do, get to know our team of global professionals.

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Meet our team

Internships & Volunteering

Green Destinations Team

Albert Salman

Albert Salman

President, Green Destinations Foundation

Hugo de Jong

Hugo de Jong

Head of Destination Certification

Patricia Marull

Patricia Marull

Head of Strategic Development and Communications

Patice Talaue

Patice Talaue

Training and Support Manager

Valentina Riatti

Valentina Riatti

Top 100 Coordinator

Nicole Hulsebos

Nicole Hulsebos

Destination Certification and Top 100 Coordinator

Olga Skepetari

Olga Skepetari

Human Resources and Good Travel Program Coordinator

Amit Bhatia

Amit Bhatia

Green Destinations Community Leader

Nicola Ferrario

Nicola Ferrario

Good Travel Program Coordinator

Malu Mayorga

Malu Mayorga

Good Travel Program Marketing Coordinator

 Bart Hageman

Bart Hageman

Top 100 Manager

Green Destinations Support Team

Valentine Zheng

Valentine Zheng

Junior Legal Counsel

Alicia Cántaro

Alicia Cántaro

Green Destinations START Program

Robin Diekhorst

Robin Diekhorst

Good Travel Guide

Daniela Miranda

Daniela Miranda

Graphic and Web Design Consultant

Laura Klingenberg

Laura Klingenberg

Financial Administration

Bahadır Kalıpçı

Bahadır Kalıpçı

Green Destinations Support

Good Travel Program Regional Coordinators

Beatriz Barreal

Beatriz Barreal

Central America

Iyad Kayali

Iyad Kayali

Middle East & North Africa

Elisabeth Boon

Elisabeth Boon

North America & Caribbean

Anula Galewska

Anula Galewska

Central Asia & Caucasus

Felipe Vera

Felipe Vera

South America

Mahadevan Parasuraman

Mahadevan Parasuraman

South Asia

José Maria De Juan

José Maria De Juan

Europe

Susan Santos de Cardenas

Susan Santos de Cardenas

East & SE Asia

Green Destinations Board Members

Albert Salman

Albert Salman

Board Member

Hugo de Jong

Hugo de Jong

Board Member

Ellen Bulthuis

Ellen Bulthuis

Board Member

Freddy Van Der Brugge

Freddy Van Der Brugge

Board Member

Robert Chappell

Robert Chappell

Board Member

Peter Reelfs

Peter Reelfs

Board Member

Gijs Kamperman

Gijs Kamperman

Treasurer & Finance

Volunteers & Interns

Amy Allen

Amy Allen

GD Support

Geography BA
University of The West of England

Arianna Manzo

Arianna Manzo

HR Team

Master degree in Sustainability and Tourism Management
University of Trento, Italy

Andrea Ortiz

Andrea Ortiz

Top 100

Masters in Sustainable Tourism Management
Polytechnic University of Leiria

Zakaria Alsaqer

Zakaria Alsaqer

Good Travel Program

PhD in Tourism (ecotourism and sustainable development)
Rovira I Virgili

Yara Amalo

Yara Amalo

Good Travel Program

Bachelor International Leisure and Events Management, Breda
University of Applied Sciences, Breda, The Netherlands

Chiara Buosi

Chiara Buosi

Good Travel Program

Master’s degree in Management of sustainability and tourism
University of Trento, Italy

Mirko Mariani

Mirko Mariani

GD Support & Training

Master’s degree in tourism economics
University of Milano – Bicocca

Helina Betre

Helina Betre

Events & Communications

European masters in tourism management
University of Girona, Catalunya Spain

Giulia Scodanibbio

Giulia Scodanibbio

Communications & Marketing

Master degree in Sustainability and Tourism Management
University of Trento

Tansu Karabulut

Tansu Karabulut

Good Travel Program

MA Media and Communications Systems
Istanbul Bilgi University

Interested in joining our team?

Motivated students, young professionals and sustainable tourism advocates are always welcome to join our team. We are currently looking for:

Interns

Advanced Bachelor (from 3rd year) and Masters students can apply for an internship placement to any of our departments.

Volunteers

We can welcome you as a volunteer, in case you have finished your studies already and would like to contribute to the work of Green Destinations.