Elia Frapolli

Founder Elia Frapolli Consulenza e Turismo

Elia Frapolli, today an independent tourism consultant, held the position of director of Ticino Tourism between 2012 and 2019, promoting the well-known Swiss destination in the south of the Alps throughout the world.

He was born in 1981 and his educational curriculum boasts a Bachelor’s Degree in Economic Sciences and a Master’s Degree in Economics and Communication Sciences, with a specialization in International Tourism.

From 2008 to 2012, he was the owner of his own tourism consultancy company, carrying out feasibility studies and business plans with specialist skills in marketing and innovative forms of management.

In parallel, he has dedicated himself to the management, as a case study, of a small mountain hotel in the picturesque village of Bosco Gurin. He previously worked in the field of winter tourism as director of the Airolo ski lift facilities.

Other experiences in tourism, as well as aeronautical training as a private pilot, complete Mr Frapolli’s profile.