Nogueira de Sousa
CEO & Founder
Dedicated 15 years of his career to Starwood Hotels & Resorts, fast-tracking through different operations and commercial assignments in Portugal and Europe. He was Managing Director of Portuguese group Hotéis Real, were he led a deep re-structuring. Graduated in Hotel Management, he complemented his education with several programs in Leadership, Strategy, Finance, Marketing, Branding, Sales, Six Sigma, and Blue Ocean Strategy, in schools such as INSEAD and MCE. Francisco started BlueShift in 2012, and was awarded in 2017 as the best General Manager for the Marriott group in Europe. He is a member of the Marriott Business Council in Portugal.