Bernard Akili is Chief Marketing Officer and Strategic Supplier Relations of Smailing Tour Group, responsible for managing the group’s marketing, business development activities, and supplier relations for both retail, online, and wholesale businesses. He has 10 years of experience in the travel trade.
Akili is also the Managing Director of MCI Indonesia, a creative event management company that focuses on meetings, events, exhibitions and conferences. His professional experience includes a stint as Operations Manager at a brokerage financial firm in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Akili holds an MBA in Finance from Hawaii Pacific University. Currently based in Jakarta, he enjoys outdoor activities such as surfing, fishing, hiking, and travelling.