Christian Glauser Benz - Vice President of Development - Dream Hotel Group

Christian Glauser Benz is the Vice President of Development for the Dream Hotel Group where he heads the company's hotels growth across all regions with a focus to the South East US, Latin America and the Caribbean. 

Dream Hotel Group recently announced $1.5 billion in new hotel development with nine hotels opening by 2020, including Dream Hollywood, Unscripted Durham, Dream Oceanami Villas & Spa, Dream Nashville, Dream Dallas, Dream Palm Springs, The Chatwal Maaga Maldives, Dream Gasveli Maldives and Dream Doha. 

The company plans to sign more than 150 hotels and resorts worldwide across all its brands – Dream, Time, The Chatwal and Unscripted – over the next four years, continuing to solidify its burgeoning portfolio worldwide. 

Originally from Switzerland, Benz holds a graduate degree in finance and international management from the University of Geneva in Switzerland. He studied architecture at Tulane University and received a Masters from Columbia University