Xenophon Petropoulos is the Country Director of Horwath HTL in Greece, the leading Hotel, Tourism & Leisure consulting company Worldwide. He holds more than 18 years of experience in the fields of sales management, customer service, corporate communications, and reputation management. During 2011-2017, Xenophon was the Group Communications Director of the Greek Tourism Confederation.
His areas of responsibility covered, Greek tourism policy development, business development, Marketing & reputation management, national and European public affairs, crisis management, media relations, and tourism consulting. In his previous positions, he directly worked or handled accounts for multinational companies and major international brands, such as: Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company, McArthurGlen, Coral Gas, British Telecom, and Marks & Spenser.
Xenophon initiated the development of the Hellenic Institute of Customer Service and the development of the Hellenic Institute of Sales and he is a tourism start-up mentor. He has a postgraduate degree in Corporate Communications & Public affairs and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing.