Ms. Jane Stacey
OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities
Head of Tourism Unit
As Head of the Tourism Unit, Jane is responsible for the work of the OECD Tourism Committee, and it’s Working Party on Tourism Statistics and Global Forum on Tourism Statistics, Knowledge and Policies. The OECD work on tourism helps Members and Partners develop integrated policies to address major challenges faced by the sector and engage reforms in tourism building on in-depth policy analysis (e.g. sustainability, digital transformation, competitiveness, quality jobs and skills, green transition and innovation, sharing economy, travel facilitation), improve measurement and analysis of tourism services (e.g. Tourism Satellite Account, competitiveness indicators, tourism trade in value added, impacts of tourism at sub-national level), and enhance international co-operation in tourism. Among other things, Jane is currently leading work on tourism policy responses to support the sustainable and resilience recovery of the sector following the COVID-19 pandemic. Jane is an Irish national, with over 20 years experience working in tourism.