Pedro Cypriano, Consulting Director of HVS Sao Paulo, has extensive knowledge of the Latin American hotel market, as well as relevant experience in projects in Europa, Asia, and Africa. Over the past 10 years, Cypriano has been involved in more than 250 projects in global hospitality and tourism consultancies, and distinguished research institutes. As an executive of HVS, Pedro has led development plans for hotel chains, brand & management selection and contract negotiations, structuration of mixed-use complexes, business plans for investment funds, as well as hundreds of market studies, valuation and feasibility analysis for hotels and resorts. He is the author of the book "Hotel Development in Brazil: market overview and perspectives", published by Senac, and guest panelist of leading universities. Pedro has a MBA from Insper Business School, a Master degree in Hotel Development from University of Alicante (Spain), a specialization in Finance from Saint Paul Business School and a Bachelor degree in Tourism from University of Sao Paulo (USP). Contact:
She is a professional with five years experience in the Brazilian tourism and hotel market. Prior to joining the team of HVS South America in early 2012, Rebecca has served as a consultant in a leading corporate travel agencies in Brazil, Franstur Kontik. Since then, has participated in approximately 50 projects, including studies of economic feasibility, valuation and market research. Having analyzed several markets and categories, such as budget or luxury hotels, and also resorts. She has a Bachelor degree in Tourism from the University of São Paulo.