Chairman & Co-founder – Hospitality Platform (GCP Hospitality Management Ltd.)
Christophe Vielle is currently the Chairman and Co-founder of GCP Hospitality. Since he launched the company in 2008, his vision and strategic direction have led to the establishment of a portfolio of over 60 properties and an outstanding performance record featuring consecutive years of double-digit IRR.
In addition to his role at GCP Hospitality, Mr.Vielle holds dual roles as Chairman & CEO of C2 Capital, a private equity firm with a particular focus on the Portuguese market, and Chairman of Hospes Hotels. The latter is a renowned collection of 10 boutique luxury hotels situated in Spain and Portugal.
Mr. Vielle’s distinguished career spanning four decades includes numerous senior management roles within the hospitality industry, having had successful tenures at Accor, King Power Group, New Way Limited and Shangri-La.
Christophe Vielle’s leadership is characterized by his ability to navigate through various complex and challenging situations. His impressive repertoire of accomplishments includes revitalizing struggling operations, successfully launching and managing hotels and restaurants, innovating within the hospitality sector, and expanding well-established operations.