Northside Consulting Company Limited (NCC), one of Asia-Pacific’s leading hospitality consulting firms, announces the appointment of Paul de Vreede as Consultant.
Paul’s main focus will be on providing pre-opening assistance in Greater China. At the same time, he will assist the team to lead hospitality companies to improved new hotel opening project performance, enabling them to open hotels more effectively and efficiently.
Paul started his career in hospitality in 1983 as Director of Engineering of a luxury resort in Bali, Indonesia. The 40 years that followed took him to Fiji, South-East Asia, India, Europe, the Middle East and China.
During this period, Paul directed renovation and new hotel projects for several leading luxury brands including Shangri-La, Mandarin Oriental, Regent Hotels, Four Seasons, Fairmont and Rosewood.
Most recently, Paul held the position of Vice President Projects and Technical Services for the Naked Group in China, where he brought the company to new heights in sustainability and technology.
An expert in back-of-house design, technical design and installations, testing and commissioning, and sustainability Paul now focusses on project management and hotel openings.
Presently residing in Shanghai, Paul holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Institute of Technology (HTS) in Rotterdam. He has been designated Certified Engineering Operations Executive by the American Hotel & Motel Association. Paul lectures at Shanghai University and consults on sustainability for various organizations and companies.
“We are delighted to welcome Paul to the team,” said Gert Noordzy, Managing Director, Northside Consulting. “Paul is a proven leader in his field of expertise. His vast expertise and complementing skillset will further strengthen delivery of the value proposition to our clients.”
Gert Noordzy, Managing Director NCCL, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northside Consulting Company Limited (NCCL) is a boutique consulting firm, specializing in new hotel opening processes, and Organizational Project Management for the hospitality industry. Services provided include pre-opening support for new hotel projects, and new hotel opening project performance improvement.
Visit www.northside-consulting.com for further information.