Hello my name is Günnur Diker, I am a founding partner and General Manager of Eurasia Tourism which is a Ministry of Tourism licensed travel and tourism company.
Since 1993 with my team we serve local and international customers, organizing inbound and outbound tailor-made tours, incentives, packages for small and large groups.
For almost 20 years I was an active international member of ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents) and served the community as Chapter President for Turkey for a couple of terms.
In 2004 I was elected as the Best International Travel Agent of the year. Between 2003 -2013,
5 consecutive terms I was an elected Board Member and 3 consecutive terms Secretary-General of TÜRSAB (Association of Turkish Travel Agencies).TÜRSAB is the largest legal body with more than 10 000 member companies. Since 2013 up today,
I am an alternate member of the Word Committee on Tourism Ethics (WCTE) of the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization) In 2017 I was elected as founding Chairperson of Turkey – Namibia Business Council of DEIK ( Foreign Economic Relations Board of Turkey. My second term has begun in January 2020. For more than 20 years I am a SKAL and Propeller Club Istanbul Port member. Thank you.
The new normal will require more partnerships to create and protect sustainable tourism. I would like to be a part of the solution. If something needs to be changed before the pandemic, now it is the right time to rebuilding the travel for the host and the traveler.