Kuoni Academy, the education division of Kuoni Travel India Pvt. Ltd., recently conducted its convocation ceremony in Mumbai for the under graduate, post graduate and MBA batches of 2012-13 to felicitate 175 students. The ceremony was attended by many renowned personalities from the travel industry, namely, Veena Raman, Deputy General Manager, Madhya Pradesh Development Corporation Limited; Alessandro Capocchi, Direttore Scientifico, Fondazione Campus; Nisha Abhyankar, Head-Relationship Management-West, InterGlobe Technology Quotient; and Kunal Kothari, India-Executive Director, Rail Europe India Pvt. Ltd.
At the ceremony, Raman delivered the keynote address where she said how the travel industry has emerged over the years and will continue to boom in the coming years. Brendan Crasto, Head, Kuoni Academy, also addressed the students at the ceremony and said, “I am proud to see our third batch passing out this year, and we aim to continue to groom students professionally for the service industry.”
The ceremony was followed by a session where Cappochi threw light on the international tourism and other aspects of the industry. With 15 centres in India Kuoni Academy presently offers more than ten courses in travel and tourism courses including various short-term vocation programmes.