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Dr. Subhash Goyal

STIC Travel Group

Dr. Subhash Goyal, PHD, M.B.A, B.Com. (Hora Gold Medalist from Sri Ram College of Commerce) Member National Tourism Advisory Council, Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, is the Chairman of STIC Travel Group, one of India’s biggest travel Group with branches in all the major cities of India. Representing some of the world’s best brands like United Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Air China, Srilankan Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Myanmar Airways International, Royal Brunei Airlines, Croatia Airlines, Holland America Cruise Line, Seabourn Cruises, A-Rosa - European River Cruise, Windstar, Wyndham Group of Hotels, Alamo Rent-a-Car, etc.

Dr. Goyal is the Hony. Secretary of ‘Federation of Associations in Indian Tourism & Hospitality’ (FAITH) formed of 10 National Associations like FHRAI, HAI, IATO, ATOAI, ADTOI, TAAI, TAFI, ICPB, IHHA & ITTA. He is the Chairman Tourism & Services Sector of ‘Federation of Indian Export Organizations’ (FIEO) set up by the Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India and President of ‘The Confederation of Tourism Professionals’ of India. He is the Immediate Past President of the ‘Indian Association of Tour Operators’ (IATO), and has served its President for more than ten years.

Dr. Goyal is the Chairman of the Civil Aviation & Tourism Committee of the Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ICCI). He is also the Chairman to the Tourism & Hospitality Council of ASSOCHAM; the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India.

He is also the Advisory Board of several Govt. bodies and contributes frequently to National dailies like Hindustan Times, Economic Times, Times of India & various Travel & Trade Magazines on tourism/ aviation subjects. Mr. Goyal is a well-known TV personality frequently appearing on ABP News, ZEE News, Aaj Tak, CNBC, CNN-IBN, NDTV, DD News for interviews/ discussions/ talks etc.

Dr. Goyal is an author of a book entitled “Poverty Eradication & Economic Development Through Tourism” which has won him wide recognition and acclaim.