Jane Ashton

Chair of the Advisory Committee

Jane has been driving policies to steer TUI Group towards greater sustainability for 15 years. Her focus has been to align sustainability with the business’s strategic imperatives with the aim of harnessing the power of tourism to maximise benefits for communities, for the environment, and for the company.

TUI Group has received many awards for its work in this respect - recent examples being World Responsible Tourism Awards in 2013, 2014 & 2015, listing on FTSE4Good since 2005, the only tourism group listed on the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World, and a ranking of joint 1st in the Carbon Disclosure Leaders Index in both FTSE and DACHs regions in 2015.

Jane works with industry peers and organizations on a national and international level to forge a more sustainable tourism industry, is a member of the Advisory Committee to the UN 10 Year Framework Programme for Sustainable Consumption & Production in Tourism, Executive Board Member of the Global Council for Sustainable Tourism and Chair of the Advisory Committee for TUI Care Foundation.