Regional Director-Pacific, PATA
Chris Flynn, Regional Director-Pacific for the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), is responsible for industry development and liaison within the public and private tourism sectors.
He has over 30 years experience in international and domestic tourism having held senior appointments within the airline, deluxe hotel and high profile entertainment sector industries.
After studying tourism in the United Kingdom, Chris worked with both British Airways and Qantas Airways before moving to Australia to take up a position with Ansett Australia.
His vast international experience operating in regions such as UK, Europe, United States, Asia and the Pacific has given him an intimate knowledge of the industry and the requirements needed to deliver a balanced approach when dealing with a variety of country destinations and associated products.