Glasgow Tourism Partnership (GTP)

The Glasgow Tourism Partnership

The Glasgow Tourism Partnership (GTP) is the strategic forum for the tourism sector, with significant representation across accommodation, conferences, hospitality, events and attractions.

The purpose of the GTP is to monitor and report on progress against the actions set out in the Glasgow 2030 Tourism Strategy.

The GTP is operationally supported by Glasgow Life, on behalf of Glasgow Economic Leadership (GEL).


Include key delivery partners of the Glasgow Tourism & Visitor Plan to 2023:

  • Chair – Peter Duthie
  • Glasgow Life - Susan Deighan & Billy Garrett
  • Glasgow Economic Leadership – Kevin Kane
  • Glasgow City Council - Graham Smith
  • VisitScotland – Malcolm Roughead
  • Scottish Enterprise – Paul McCafferty
  • Glasgow Airport – Mark Johnston
  • Lead representatives from the tourism and events industry and academia:
    - Live Entertainment and Events - Geoff Ellis
    - Conferences and Events - Peter Duthie
    - Greater Glasgow Hotels Association – Janice Fisher
    - Glasgow’s Leading Attractions – Bridgeen Mullen
    - Data & Insight (GCU Moffat Centre) – Prof. John Lennon

Focus for 2023-25

  • Building on data and insights to ensure evidence based activity and positive impact for the city
  • Strategic overview for the refreshed Glasgow Tourism Strategy 2030 which will have greater focus on inclusion and sustainability

Meeting Frequency

  • 3 x per annum

Our Credentials

Glasgow Scotland