Professor David Hind holds the following current positions – President of the Asia Pacific Institute for Events Management (www.theapiem.com) and Chief Executive of the Travel Industry Academy Ltd (www.travelindustryacademy.com); until August 31st, 2016 he was also Head of School Events, Tourism & Hospitality, Leeds Beckett University.
David has over 30 years’ experience working in the tourism and hospitality industries in the UK and overseas and networking with senior industry and education executives. He also has extensive events, tourism and hospitality contacts in S.E. Asia in particular.
David is a Visiting Professor at: Bali, Institute of Tourism, Indonesia; Batam Tourism Polytechnic. Indonesia; Bandung Institute of Tourism, Indonesia; Chung Hua University, Taiwan. Additionally, he is a Tourism Consultant at the Guildhall School of Business & Law, London Metropolitan University.