Antonio López de Ávila Muñoz

Antonio López de Ávila Muñoz

Chief Executive Officer of Tourism Data Driven Solutions (TDDS)

President & CEO of Tourism Data Driven Solutions, S.L. It is a global technological development and strategic advice company in innovation, technology and tourism. He held the position of CEOs of the State Company for the Management of Innovation and Tourism Technologies (SEGITTUR), under the Spanish Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism, from 2012 to 2017.

Pioneer in the design and implementation of the “Smart Tourist Destinations” project in Spain, as the first global destination in which it is effectively implemented with double recognition by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO Ulysses Award 2018 for Innovation in Research and Technology) and the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTG Global Champion Award in 2019).

He was professor from the Innovation Management and director of the Travel & Tourism Innovation Initiative, in IE University (www.ie.edu) for years. He is MBA Executive by the IE Business School and he has a Bachelor in Law by the ULPGC (Spain).