Partner & Industry Leader Lodging & Tourism, PwC
Nicolas is a Partner with PwC Switzerland and leads PwC’s Lodging & Tourism Industry Group. In that function, he also oversees PwC’s Lodging Center of Excellence in Zurich, with 30+ dedicated hospitality professionals supporting PwC’s EMEA member firms in their assignments with Lodging & Tourism clients. Personally, Nic has advised over 100 operators, owners, DMO’s and national governments in the areas of lodging & destination strategy, service quality and guest experience enhancement, operational effectiveness initiatives as well as in engagements involving lodging & tourism education and training.
Prior to joining PwC, Nicolas worked in a number of corporate and operational functions for Ritz Carlton, Hyatt, and Hilton Hotels & Resorts in the USA, Europe and Asia.
Nic, a native of Geneva/Switzerland - graduated from Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration. He also holds certifications as ACCA and CPA. He is a member of the advisory board of the World Tourism Forum and a regular lecturer at hotel schools in Switzerland, Ireland, the Netherlands, the USA and the UAE.