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Andres Sanchez Turriago
Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality &Tourism Business Management with a Master’s Degree in Finances both from Externado University , Bogota , Colombia Hotel Development Consultant. Controller for the University’s Club House ( Club Casa Externadista) , General Manager for Michelangelo’s Club in Bogotá, Operation Manager of A.T. de Colombia, Life Support Camp Manager for Occidental de Colombia Oil Company (OXY) In Caño Limón field, General Manager for Decamerón’s San Luis Hotel in San Andrés Island and Development CEO for GHL Grupo Hoteles since 1993 ; where he Directs the Professional advising and consultancy for the Developement and Management Teams of new properties ; Leads the technical development team to perform the Feasibility Analysis, the Architectural and technical Design advising, among with the FF&E and OS&E specification , budgeting and procurement . Also in charge of the Pre Opening Planning . He has opened more than 70 properties for GHL Hoteles , and has participated in the negotiation of several new businesses for GHL Group.