Christina Russe

Deputy Secretary General

Christina Russe Deputy Secretary General
As Deputy Secretary General of ECTAA – the European Association of travel agents’ and tour operators’ associations – Christina represents the travel industry vis-à-vis European institutions and industry bodies. She joined ECTAA in 2000 as Industry Affairs and Communication Manager, responsible for EU affairs and industry developments that have a direct or indirect impact on travel businesses, with focus on air and rail transport, border control issues, fiscal policy, tourism measures, etc. Prior to joining the travel industry, Christina worked on development and investment projects funded by international organisations, such as the EU, the World Bank, etc. Christina holds a Bachelor in Business Administration from Vesalius College, VUB and has dual Austrian Swedish nationality.


Wednesday, May 15, 2019 2:35 PM – 3:10 PM

Executive Roundtable: Brexit - Dead Ahead

One of Europe's most influential online travel markets is leaving the European Union. How will the U.K. go it alone, and which markets and major players will feel the brunt of Brexit? A group of experts discuss new borders and old partnerships, fresh challenges and smart solutions, and practical ways to maneuver around the surrounding legislation.

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