Asset Manager, Hospitality Advisory Partners
A hands-on international hotelier, Julio has over 13 years experience across Colombia, Switzerland, North Africa, the Levant and the Middle East. In the UAE since 2008, he can demonstrate his solid hotel operations knowledge acquired through project management as a lean Sig Sigma black belt.
Gaining progressive roles in operations, Julio has also been part of major hotel pre-opening, re-opening and re-branding projects. He has transitioned from Hotel Operations to Head of Operational Support for a regional group, which then paved the way to a career in Hotel Asset Management.
Julio is part of Hospitality Asset Managers Association MEA (HAMA MEA). He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management from the Swiss Hotel Management School and an executive MBA from Hult International Business School.