Cristophe de Bruyn
Head of Consulting - THR Consulting
Christophe has worked for more than 30 years in the tourism, leisure, hospitality, commercial and real estate sectors. During this time, he has acquired a wide and in-depth knowledge of a variety of aspects relating to investment and the development of projects, as well as considerable experience in improving the management system of companies in the tourism sector.
In the private sector, he has conducted numerous studies for resorts, urban hotels and mixed-use developments, both in the development phase and in improving existing assets and operations. His responsibilities have included, among other things, market analysis, concept definition and design, development program and financial feasibility analysis,
operator search and negotiation.
In the public sector, Christophe has worked in the field of tourist destinations, where he has acquired extensive experience in the planning and management of tourism destinations and institutions, including strategic tourism plans, economic development, feasibility studies and the setting up of public-private partnership schemes. Christophe has directed or participated in tourism product creation for over 40 companies (investors, developers, tourism companies, hotels, associations of SMEs, and chambers of commerce). He has worked at different levels: international (co-operation between countries), national, regional and local (municipalities), as well as specific destinations (integrated tourism, leisure and mixed use facilities), with public, private or public-private investment and operations management.