A management professional with academic and field background in hospitality and real estate, Giorgio works in the industry since 1999. He is Director for Horwath HTL (Rome office) and lecturer for the University of Bologna, Bocconi University, Pisa University. Formerly, he served the Travel, Leisure and Tourism team at KPMG for 7 years. He has gained international experience in consulting hospitality investors, owners and developers in several countries in addition to Italy, among which Albania, France, Tunisia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Malta. In the areas of hotel valuation, hotel chains strategy and development, hospitality real estate advisory, he has completed over 250 assignments. He is the main author of the "Hotels & Chains Report in Italy" since 2013. He owns an MBA from St. John's University (New York, 2008) and graduated in Tourism Management at the University of Bologna in 2002.