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Raoul Gransier
Managing Director
Gransier & Associates

  • Raoul Gransier is a Dutch Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure entrepreneur at heart. 
  • His career started with the successful completion of hotel management studies in Switzerland at “Les Roches”, after which he has built, during more than 29 years, a career with corporate branded hotels and privately-owned hotels in Europe and the Russian Federation focused on hotel operations, pre-opening & start-up and business recovery of hotels in distress. 
  • He has had the responsibility of senior management with P&L responsibility managing multiple hotels; 3 – 5 star, franchised, managed or independent, big volume properties or stylish boutique hotels, corporate & MICE or leisurely spa resorts hotels.
  • His key competencies are the strategic direction, management, and supervision of hotel (group) operations, hiring & training of people, commerce, and finance.
  • Raoul actively works as a Senior International Advisor to licensed MRICS Property Surveyors and Brokers, HTL Consulting Firms, NGOs, Banks and Private Equity Investors.

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Senior International Advisors & Industry Experts:

Teams of trusted and well-experienced Associates are assigned per project, depending on the type of expertise needed, which can be hotel/restaurant/spa/wellness/travel agency/DMC/tour-operator operations, marketing/distribution, revenue management, sales representation, recruitment, talent development and management, organisational change, financial controlling & corporate governance, fire & safety, repairs and maintenance, ECO/GREEN principles and technology, greenfield & brownfield development and openings, and RICS surveying for hotel exit sale.

Access to the Database of our Senior International Advisors and Industry Experts is limited to registered clients only.

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