Based in Kathmandu Nepal with over 40 years experience in the sector, Lisa Choegyal is an authority on planning, operating and marketing pro-poor and responsible tourism. Lisa spent over 20 years as marketing director for Tiger Mountain, one of Asia’s foremost nature and adventure tourism pioneer and retains strong industry networks. Lisa’s expertise includes heritage and environmental preservation, conservation awareness, and community, government and media liaison. She serves on a number of Boards for Nepal, UK and USA not-for-profit organisations. Since 2010, Lisa is New Zealand’s Honorary Consul to Nepal.