Carlos’ experience in the lodging industry covers more than ten years. He has performed impact, feasibility, and market studies for all types of hotels, including full-service, limited and select-service properties in addition to resorts, extended-stay, and all-inclusive hotels domestically and internationally. Most recently, Carlos has focused his work experience on hotel dynamics and growth in emerging markets in Latin America and the Caribbean.
He returns to The Highland Group after gaining experience with Ernst & Young, HVS, and IHG. Carlos graduated Summa Cum Laude in International Hotel and Tourism Management from Johnson & Wales University and holds an MBA in International Business from EAE Business School in Barcelona, Spain. He also holds certificates in finance, revenue and asset management from Cornell University. Carlos, a native of Caracas, Venezuela, has many interests, including reading, being a member of a swim team, and traveling the world for business and pleasure.