Owner & Director, Eccleston Square Hotel
Parisian born James Byrne grew up in Switzerland and was educated at Institut Le Rosey before going on to study Finance and Entrepreneurship in Babson College USA. Babson was rated #1 among all colleges and universities in the U.S by Money Magazine in 2014 and has been #1 in the US for entrepreneurship over the past 18 years (U.S. News & World Report).
At just 19 years old, James Byrne first became involved with Eccleston Square Hotel, primarily with the design and re-construction phase and after graduating he left the USA and became business partners with his sister Olivia Byrne. James directs the operations, development and finance projects and works daily alongside his sister at Eccleston Square Hotel.
Eccleston Square Hotel is a hotel designed with the future in mind and is renowned for being one of the most high tech hotels in the world. Bilingual in French and English, James now lives in Belgravia, London.