Mr Roger Goodacre - Roger Goodacre Associates

Mr Roger Goodacre - Roger Goodacre Associates

Contact Address

11 Lower Park
54 Putney Hill
Greater London
SW15 6QY

Contact Details

Company: Roger Goodacre Associates
Telephone: 0208 785 7211
Website: http://
Twitter: @bonhectare

Consultant Experience

Roger Goodacre is a tourism development expert who specialises in emerging markets. He has extensive experience in planning the growth of competitive and sustainable tourist destinations around the world.

Roger is employed regularly as a technical expert by UNWTO and other international organisations, government development agencies and leading consultancy firms, as team leader, Chief Technical Adviser, or as a planning/development, marketing or cultural heritage expert. Assignments include tourism master plans, policy reviews, marketing strategies and action plans, situation assessments and development projects in East and West Africa, Eastern Europe, the Near and Middle East and South Asia.

Most recently, he has carried out reviews of the national tourism strategies of Moldova and Armenia. For UNWTO he has led multi-disciplinary teams in drafting a new Tourism Policy and new Tourism Master Plan for Uganda, and in Rwanda wrote the marketing and cultural heritage strategies in the national Tourism Master Plan. In India he headed a UNWTO team in implementing a comprehensive Tourism Development Master Plan in the State of Punjab. Other recent projects have taken him to Cyprus, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia.

Bilingual in English and French, Roger has nearly 40 years’ experience in the tourism sector, beginning as a management trainee at the British Tourist Authority, where he trained in all aspects of destination marketing before postings to the Amsterdam and Paris offices.

Roger is a Fellow of the Tourism Society, and since 2012 has been Chairman of the Tourism Consultants Network, Europe's leading professional association of tourism consultants.

Specialist Skills

• tourism development master planning
• tourism policy and strategy
• destination marketing strategy and action plans
• situation and performance assessments
• project management and implementation
• market and product evaluation
• project scoping
• capacity building and skills transfer
• cultural heritage strategy


  • Arts and Culture
  • Destinations
  • Economic Development Agencies
  • Government
  • Sport and Active Leisure


  • Branding
  • Business Planning
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Research and Statistics
  • Marketing Operations
  • Marketing Strategy and Planning
  • Organisational Structures and Strategies
  • Policy Formulation and Strategic Planning
  • Project Management
  • Promotions and Campaigns
  • Sustainable Tourism Development and Management
  • Training and Skills Development

Location Experience In

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Eastern Europe
  • Middle East
  • UK
  • Western Europe

Willing To Work In

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Eastern Europe
  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Middle East
  • North America
  • Oceania
  • UK
  • Western Europe