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Simon Gros: How technology can be leveraged to boost tourism on the continent

PUBLISHED: Wed, 04 Dec 2019 14:48:08 GMT

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Tourism in Africa is grew 5.6 in 2018 compared to the global average of 3.9 and the broader African economy at the rate of 3.2 per cent, placing Africa as the second-fastest growing tourism region behind only Asia-Pacific. Simon Gros, Chief Development Officer at Travelport joins CNBC Africa on how technology can be leveraged to boost tourism on the continent.


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