Happy Tour Board of Directors & Key Managers

We believe in a good corporate governance and we achieve our business goals by being an honest, transparent and valuable partner. Our corporate governance sustains the long-term interests of shareholders, empowers the Board, understands the management responsibilities and sets the high standards of the business.

Professionals with years of experience are behind of the successful story of Happy Tour Group. They are bringing a new concept in travel services by redesigning the way people travel all over the world for business, leisure, but most of all for memories.

Meet the people who made it happen!

Javier Garcia del Valle
Javier Garcia del Valle
CEO of Happy Tour Group and President of the Happy Tour Board of Directors - the leading romanian travel services provider - the only group on the Romanian travel market developed on a western business standard.
With an extensive experience of more than 25 years in the tourism and hospitality industry, Javier’s professional background includes management positions within Savitur (Malaga, Spain), Raytur Group (Malaga, Spain and Beijing & Shanghai, China) and Grand Circle Corporation (Boston, USA).
Jorge Juliani Aznar
Jorge Juliani Aznar
Investment Director
Jorge joined GED in 2002. In 2007 he entered GED Sur where he is currently the Investment Director.

Jorge has participated in several operations in the aesthetic and medical treatments sector, engineering, cleaning and laundry services, restaurants, autocenters, coffee distribution and packaging sectors. As an assistant at the Board of Directors, he has developed investment and follow-up processes, from the operations’ generation, analysis and investments, following-up through to the implementation of reporting processes and the input of added value

Jorge holds a degree in Business Administration and a Master in Finance Administration from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
Firat Ozpinar
Firat Ozpinar
Firat Ozpinar is a Partner at Diffusion Capital Partners, an early stage Venture Capital Fund Manager in Turkey. He was recently with Collective Spark, Turkey’s first fund employing the venture builder model.
Previously he worked at the EIF focusing on Istanbul Venture Capital Initiative (iVCi), Turkey’s first ever dedicated fund of funds and co-investment program. He also worked at Teknoloji Yatirim one of the first VC funds in the country and Technology Development Foundation of Turkey (TTGV), the first institutional local LP. He has a BSc. in Materials Engineering from METU and an MBA from Babson College.
 Radu Enache
Radu Enache
Entrepreneur with a wide experience in business consulting and currently the President and CEO of Continental Hotels chain.

Key Managers

Javier Garcia del Valle

CEO of Happy Tour Group and President of the Happy Tour Board of Directors

Bogdan Lazăr

Corporate Department Manager, Air Contracting Manager Romania, Bulgaria & Turkey

Mike Hapoianu

Commercial Director Romania, Bulgaria & Turkey, Corporate Division

Izabela Glomnicu

MICE Manager

Daniela Țoncu

Retail Manager

Cristina Bică

HR Manager

Alexandra Mateuță

Marketing Manager

Tiberiu Țigăieru

IT & Systems Coordinator

Dimitrina Goranova

Branch Manager Happy Tour Group Bulgaria