Luis de Carvalho

CEO International Cruise Summit • Cruises News Media Group

CEO of Bermello Ajamil & Partners (B&A) Europe
Luis de Carvalho is the CEO of Bermello Ajamil & Partners (B&A) Europe. He is one of the leading Port and Destination Development Planners in the World. He has an extensive career in the cruise and travel industry spanning over 35 years and including positions with Premier Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Hilton Hotels, Crystal Cruises, TUI AG, Tumlare Corporation, Kuoni DMC and Consult DC.His expertise includes delivering cruise market and financial assessments, cruise destination development plans; port, marina and cruise facility master planning; cruise terminal design; itinerary planning support; development of cruise business and marketing strategies. His experience covering more than 450 ports and destinations around the world allows him to understand the logistics and requirements involved in the delivery of a successful cruise port and destination.Notable projects include: Saudi Arabia Cruise Development Plan; India National Cruise Development Plan; Balearic Islands Strategic Cruise Development Plan; Dublin Port Cruise Facilities Master Plan; Cape Verde Destination Development Plan; Canary Islands Strategic Cruise Tourism Plan; Hamburg Cruise Master Plan; Copenhagen Terminal 4 Master Plan; Cherbourg Cruise Development Plan; Tarragona Cruise Development Plan; Mauritius Cruise Terminal; La Rochelle Strategic Vision for Cruise, amongst others.