#Atta – Important update on filling vacancies on the Advisory Board

Following the adoption of the new articles of association at the EGM held on 6th November 2018 at WTM London we will now be forming the new Advisory Board of the association.

The Advisory Board consists of elected and co-opted members of the association and is responsible for the conduct, future growth and strategic vision of the association. There are a total of 8 elected advisory board positions available representing the membership in the following geographical areas:

  • UK
  • Europe
  • East Africa
  • Southern Africa
  • South Africa
  • International Source Markets

Advisory Board Members will be:

  • Director Level
  • Connected with your local tourism board or local trade association
  • Respected as a leader in African Tourism within your region
  • Well connected to a key source market
  • Able to be the voice and face of Atta in your region
  • Support Atta HQ in the planning, organisation and execution of Atta events locally
  • Be able to provide support and wise counsel to Atta HQ with regards to problems and issues raised by Atta members in your region

Advisory Board Members will be expected to:

  • Attend 4 Advisory Board Meetings annually to be held online
  • Provide a status report from your region at each board meeting
  • Contribute to the development of Atta member benefits
  • Where possible attend Atta events and functions

Applicants must be directors, proprietors or employees of a full fee paying member. He/she must be proposed by a director of proprietor of that company.

Please note former directors who have served a full 6 year term or who have resigned from the board are not eligible to apply

Should you wish to apply please submit your application online here

Applications will close at 1700GMT on Friday 07 December 2018


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