Experienced tourism professional Eoin (Owen) Loftus is the founder and owner of Loftus Business Advisory and Hotel Refurbs, offering boutique advisory services focused on supporting tourism businesses to strengthen their profitability, and overall performance plus upgrading South Australia’s tourism products.

Eoin has more than 30 years of experience in planning, designing and establishing hotels, and a strong track record in identifying and building tourism opportunities in South Australia.

He is passionate about, advocating for and developing the tourism industry through his current role as the Chairman of the Board of the Tourism Industry Council of South Australia, which he has served for eight years.

He has a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Adelaide University, Graduate Certificate in Management University of South Australia and is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD). Eoin has also served on the Academic Board of the International College of Hotel Management and was on the former Premier’s Events Advisory Group.