Tourism & Hospitality Solutions 

At United, we’re working with Tourism and Hospitality organisations around Africa to manage the impact of the coronavirus, with actions ranging from rapid responses to more fundamental, strategic shifts. We’re also helping leaders look much further ahead and envision how the crisis will continue to affect the competitive environment of our  industry in the coming months and years.

Our expertise

your prosperity!!



Developing tourism in a sustainable way can be complex. Successful tourism growth is the result of an integrated approach that includes strategy, product development, education, collaboration, public relations and marketing. Whether we provide one service or severall, we are always considering big picture impacts.

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Digital transformation

Why are so many destinations struggling in a climate that is ripe for tourism? In this age of big data and continuous feedback, businesses must react quickly to the point where it is not so much a race to be the first on the market, but rather to be the first to understand when the market changes it's behaviour.

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We provide you with our wide range of hotel consulting services and our extensive international experience in order to turn your hotel or resort into the project that you have always dreamed of. We commit to offering you unique solutions to aid the efficiency and profitability of your business. 

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We design and deliver high quality Training & Coaching solutions across a range of Public and Private Sector. We take pride in delivering Bespoke and ready-made solutions to help Organizations build their workforce capacity through effective Professional and Management Skill Development and Performance Management.
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Our team makes the difference!


Natalie Robertson
Director of Operations


Natalie has twenty one years of professional experience in finance, tourism, business development and project management. Natalie has assumed leadership over United internal operations assisting the operational team achieve programmatic objectives. Furthermore, she has been utilising her business background to assist our clients in achieving financial sustainability by way of strategic business planning, public-private partnerships, and market linkages.

Patrick Adebayo
Director of Hotel Operations


Patrick is an experienced, multi-skilled hospitality executive with exceptional knowledge of hotel operations and asset management. He has a strong track-record in implementing strategies which drive operational performance and shareholder returns. Patrick has thorough operational background, having held positions from General Manager, Operations Director for Hilton, Radisson and Accor Hotels.


Barbara Mutesi
Director of Tourism Development


Barbara has seventeen years of experience in Tourism and was responsible for marketing and promoting several destinations. She is highly networked and passionate about Africa and her experience extends across both public and private sectors. Barbara is an inspiring public speaker and visionary Marketer with Brand, Campaign, PR, Travel and Destination Marketing experience proven with numerous awards.

Mike Tavares
Founder & CEO


As Founder and CEO of United Consulting, Mr. Tavares oversees the strategic direction of the company. He has extensive experience in tourism and hotel consulting, having carried out a variety of assignments while working with UC and on his previous roles with tourism specialists of PGI management and with hotel specialists of HCI. Mr. Tavares has consulted all over the world including, Europe, Africa and Latin American. 


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