Alessandra Alonso

Founder and Managing Director
Women in Travel cic

Alessandra is the pluri-nominated, award-winning founder and MD of Women in Travel cic and a professional with 20 years of experience in travel and tourism.Recognised as a trailblazer in the sector and an expert in gender empowerment and mentoring, Alessandra is also a keynote speaker and regular contributor to publications.

In 2021 She was awarded the JourneyWoman Award for her lifetime dedication to gender empowerment and the Forward Ladies Awards for the third sector. She has been named one of 9 women transforming travel by the Matador Network; one of 50 ‘most important women in travel’ by Wonderlust Travel and recently completed the Certificate in Diversity and Inclusion from the University of South Florida.