Sri Lanka’s premier hospitality brand Jetwing and Lufthansa City Center (LCC) announced the visit of Klaus Henschel, Managing Director of LCC, to the country for the first time from 29 to 31 July.
Professionally qualified and experienced in the travel and tourism industry, Klaus will be focusing on providing unique insights and advice based on his understanding and knowledge of international tourism.
Appointed as Managing Director of LCC since 1999, he has overseen operations expand tremendously – with LCC being the largest independent travel agency chain in Germany, and the fifth largest travel management company in Europe currently.
This visit continues Sri Lanka’s and Jetwing’s affiliation with LCC especially after Jetwing Vil Uyana’s victory of the Environmental Award which honours the best idea for a sustainable usage of natural resources with the aim to strengthen the awareness for environmentally supporting activities, at the LCC General Assembly Awards held in Dubai, on 29 November 2014.
The Lufthansa City Center (LCC) travel agency franchise is an affiliation of travel agency entrepreneurs, combining the flexibility and expertise of independent and IATA-licensed travel agencies with a complete service portfolio and world-wide recognition of its brand and its products.
With 650 LCC partners in 89 countries around the world, the network and brand has seen rapid growth since its introduction into the market in 1991. LCC ranks among the leading industry players internationally and our continuous success over the past 20 years of the company’s development is proof of the integrity of the Lufthansa City Center concept and stability. LCC members around the world turn over some EUR 5 billion per year.
“We are pleased to welcome Klaus to Sri Lanka, and eager for him to experience traditional hospitality with our unique Jetwing style,” said Raju Arasaratnam, Executive Director of Jetwing Travels. “Through his visit, we look forward to enhancing our services and to a long and fruitful relationship with LCC.” –