Paula Muniz- Vice President of Development & Real Estate, Brazil & Southern Cone Region, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Paula Muniz is the Vice President of Development & Real Estate for Hyatt Hotels Corporation in Brazil and the Southern Cone region.
She is responsible for Hyatt expansion throughout development and the strategic business planning for all Hyatt Brands in her region of responsibility.
With 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, dedicated in hotel operations acting in Sales & Marketing senior positions and Real Estate in the last 10 years.
Paula started her career with Hilton International in Sales & Marketing, since then acted in different senior positions at leading companies such as IHG, Hilton Worldwide, and currently with Hyatt Hotels Corporation.
Paula joined Hyatt in September 2015, and since then has been focusing on structuring deals that bring together local needs and opportunities, as well as successfully satisfy Hyatt´s mid to long term business goals in her region.
Paula holds a degree in Foreign Commerce and Business Administration from Metodista University in Sao Paulo, a certification in Real Estate Investments and Asset Management at Cornell University (USA) and an Executive International MBA from FIA Institution.
Paula participated as a speaker in many industry events talking about the innovation in the hospitality, local and international Real Estate Investments strategies and the current investing environment in Brazil. She speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese.