CEO (forum anders reisen e.V.)
Petra Thomas is the managing director of forum anders reisen e.V., umbrella organization for sustainable tourism. The association, founded in 1998 with around 140 member companies, is committed to the development and dissemination of sustainable tourism based on content-related criteria that is oriented towards people and the environment.
The graduate in archaeology and art history represented the interests of forum anders reisen as chairwoman of the board since 2010. In 2014 she changed to the management. Before that, the Hamburg resident was responsible for product management and development, sustainability management and public relations at the tour operator a&e erlebnis: reisen, which specializes in socially responsible travel.
At the same time, Petra Thomas is active on the board of the Human Rights in Tourism e.V. industry initiative founded in 2012.