Sirili Akko: Executive Secretary (Chief Executive Officer)

Mr. Akko, joined TATO in 2010 from World Vision Tanzania where he was working as project accountant. He holds solid training in Private Sector Development, Finance and Business Management.

Being the Executive Secretary he is charged with role of being head of TATO secretariat, an executive arm of the association, and is virtually responsible to, among other things, develop and crafting advocacy strategies, spearhead negotiations, and representing association in various platforms.

He reports to the Governing Council, an oversight body for the membership.



Michael Mollel: TATO Officer Attendant.

Michael Mollel joined TATO in October 1993, he has served industry for the last 22 years as TATO staff. He holds passion for office activities.

Michael is responsible for supporting all TATO staff in their day to day activities, backing, cleanness, filing of the office documents and purchase of office stationery. He is also responsible for following up of the business licenses and other tourism licenses for membership.

He is themost experienced TATO staff in his line of work and as such has offered unrivalled quality on his work. He holds passions and love for tourism sector. Before joining TATO he worked for Bonnite Bottlers ltd Arusha, and Perfect Printers ltd. Michael, attended various courses on tourism and office management to complement his extensive experience.



Emmy Kimaro: Public Relations Officer

Emmy Kimaro holds a BA in Public Relations and Marketing from St Augustine University of Tanzania (SAUT) Mwanza campus. She joined TATO late in 2016 as a Public Relations Officer (PRO).

She acquainted herself with the media fraternity and built her local, regional and international network with journalists after her internship stints with the country’s leading print and digital media house — Mwananchi Communication Limited, Media Horizon Agency and Habari Maalum College where she produced some journalists.

With tourism passion at heart, Ms Kimaro provides TATO with a wider opportunity for engaging the media in the promotion of the multi-billion-dollar industry in and outside Tanzania.

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Mr. M.A. Nunes,
Managing Director,
Wildersun Safaris & Tours (T) Ltd
P.O. Box 2587

Mr. Mohamed A. Nathani,
Managing Director
Takims Holidays Tours & Safaris Ltd

Mr. Firoz Dharamshi
Managing Director,
Simba safaris Ltd
P.O. Box 1207