The moderators

Beata Aleksandrowicz

Creator – Pure Massage Spa Training Method® – UK

Beata Aleksandrowicz is an expert on massage and healing, she is the creator of the Pure Massage Spa Training Method® which provides spas worldwide with advanced training in a modern concept of massage.

She is contributing to the Mental Wellness Initiative for The Global Wellness Institute and is one of the judges for the World Spa&Wellness Awards. Among her recent projects are Dormy Spa House – Cotswalds UK, Amilla Fushi – Maldives, Finolhu Spa and Resort – Maldives, Hufaven Fushi – Maldives, The Lanesborough Club @ Spa – London UK. //

Andrea Bovero  

Trainer, consultant, journalist, writer. Opinion leader in Beauty, Wellness & Lifestyle – Italy

Andrea Bovero passed a degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology at the University of Ferrara; after the PhD in Medicinal Chemistry, he focused postdoctoral training in dermocosmetic sciences and technology.
He is an expert in marketing and communication and professor of cosmetology and communication of beauty and wellness in Italian and foreign Universities.
Currently he is president of the International Committee of Aesthetic and Cosmetology (CIDESCO) Italian Section, member of the CIDESCO INTERNATIONAL PR Commitee, art director of the “Beauty Capital’s Award”.
He is the director of the review Estetica Moderna. In cooperation with an international staff, he carries out consultancy services in structural design, marketing, SPA management, human resources, training, cosmetology, wellness and beauty events.
He is the author of the books : The Communication of Beauty&Wellness (2009), Dermocosmetology (2011), Spa Management (2013), The 3 souls of communication (2015).

Isabelle Charrier 

Since 1998, Isabelle CHARRIER has been working in the Wellness sector where she is recognized as a trend setter and influencer. After having directed a B to B magazine devoted to the Spa at the editorial level, in November 2016 she decided to pursue her career in a more independent way, by creating Sense of WELLNESS Magazine where she delivered a 360 ° vision of the well-being sector taking in account humans and innovation. An immediate success that confirms the legitimacy of Isabelle as the referent expert of Spa and well-being in France. is today the leading French site and the 8th international site in terms of notoriety, incorporating multiple headings including a free employment platform but also the “Key Suppliers of Spa”, the network which connects well-being professionals.

Erica D’Angelo 

Spa Director – Borgo Egnazia, Italy

After 10-year experience of successful multi-awarded entrepreneurship as leader and innovator in Wellness and Spa Industry, Erica D’Angelo is now the Wellbeing Director of Borgo Egnazia, an international excellence deeply rooted in Puglia (Italy) that embodies a different concept of hospitality and wellbeing strongly related to the idea of “Happiness Travel”.Focused on creating the most unique wellbeing and joyful experiences, Erica let herself be inspired by guests unspoken wishes, teammates desires and company’s vision to excel in business performances.

This has had a positive impact on her hunger for innovation.She loves doing body weight energizing sports and cares about healthy lifestyle and nutrition expertise as this allows her to have the highest energy.

Jean-Guy de Gabriac 

CEO TIP TOUCH, award-winning Spa-Wellness advisor, educator- France

Jean-Guy de Gabriac, CEO – TIP TOUCH International since 2004, is an award-winning advisor & educator dedicated to Guest experience through elevating the skills & engagement of associates in Spa, Wellness, and Hospitality. 

Jean-Guy is the founder of World Wellness Weekend celebrated in 88 countries in 2018 with 50 supporting organizations (including the UNGSII – United Nations Global Sustainability Index Institute and the European Commission). He also serves as Conference producer of World Spa & Wellness Convention London ; Board Member of the International Massage Association ; Chair of the “17 Sustainable Development Goals Initiative” of the Global Wellness Institute.

Kim S. Marshall

Moderator – Founder of S’Well Public Relations and The Marshall Plan Marketing & Communications – US

Having worked as an executive at iconic properties like the Golden Door, Rancho La Puerta and the Grand Wailea Resort, Kim Marshall was the original public relations and branding representative for ISPA, the spa industry’s largest trade organization. She also served a four-year term on the Board of the Green Spa Network. She currently serves as a Media Advisor to the Global Wellness Summit and is a member of the Global Wellness Institute’s “Beauty to Wellness Initiative” and has recently chaired the BWI roundtable in L.A. that live-linked other roundtables in London, NYC and Hong Kong. She is also one of 83 Global Wellness Day Ambassadors from around the world.