Christian Pucher is the Director of the Bangkok office of HVS, providing advisory services throughout Asia. Prior to joining HVS, Christian worked with Six Senses Resorts & Spas for seven years. As Director of Development at Six Senses, he worked on projects throughout Asia and the Middle East. His experience included generating leads and evaluating new resort opportunities, management agreement negotiations, generating financial projections and pre-opening budgets, creating concepts for luxury resorts, as well as experience in creating pre-opening operational plans. Through his experience in development, he has a unique understanding of the needs and expectations of both hotel operators and owners alike. Prior to moving to Bangkok in 2006, Christian held several operational roles in hotels and restaurants in Europe. Christian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Hospitality Management from the EcoleHoteliere de Lausanne.