About Us

Established in 1956, the Institute of Travel & Tourism was set up to raise and maintain professional standards throughout the travel industry and for the benefit of its Members.

Membership of ITT is open to everyone involved in travel and tourism – whether employed by a travel agency, airline, tour operator, hotel, tourist office, car hire company or any other travel related business such as PR, law and marketing.

The Institute also welcomes travel and tourism educators and their students.

ITT provides Members with support and guidance at the same time as encouraging excellence and professionalism.

There are also many opportunities for Members to network and exchange views with industry peers and colleagues created through ITT's popular social and business events. 

Board of Directors

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Dr Steven Freudmann Paul Cowley Angela Day
Dr Peter Robinson
Stephen Bath Barbara Kolosinska Stuart Heath Claire Steiner
Phil Gardner Antonio Paradiso Danny Waine Lucia Rowe
James Lewis Donna Allcock Jane Richardson Steve Endacott

Board of Directors

Steve Endacott

 Steven Endacott Chairman Rock Insurance & Teletext Holidays

Steve has the unusual distinction of having extensive experience within both the corporate and entrepreneurial environments.

Steve us now “Semi-Retired” fulfilling consultancy and Non Executive director roles, across a range of travel and non-travel brands, including his role as Chairman of Teletext Holidays and Rock Insurance.

Steve also continues hold shareholdings and play an active entrepreneurial role in business he has helped found, such as Holiday Taxis, Rock Insurance, Zen3 Group and Rebound Consulting LLP
However Steve has built his present entrepreneurial business activities by pulling on 15 years of experience leading traditional package tour operators. Steve’s corporate career involved high profile directorships in some of the UK’s largest tour operating groups spanning financial controller of International Leisure Group to Deputy Chief Operating Officer of MYTravel Plc and included directorship over finance, yield management, marketing, contracting, overseas operations, sales and retail operations.

Itt Chairman

Dr Steven Freudmann

Dr Steven Freudmann

ITT President

Chris Mottershead

Chris Mottershead

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ITT is the only professional membership body for individuals employed in the travel and tourism industry.

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