Luis de Carvalho,

Managing Director – Europe

Luis de Carvalho is the CEO of Bermello Ajamil & Partners Europe. He is an experienced Port and Destination Development Planner and Project Manager with an extensive career in the cruise and travel industry spanning over 32 years and including positions with Premier Cruise Line, RCCL, Hilton Hotels, Crystal Cruises, TUI AG, Tumlare, Kuoni DMC and Consult DC.

His long work experience with cruise lines, international tour operators and ports and destinations all over the world allows him to understand the logistics and requirements involved in the delivery of a successful cruise port and destination.

Expertise includes delivering cruise market assessment, cruise tourism destination review and planning, port and cruise facility master planning, itinerary planning and cruise business strategies. He is an expert in planning, organization and team building being able to understand a project and bring it from the drawing board to full execution in the most effective, cost-efficient and timely manner.

Notable projects: India National Cruise Development Plan, Balearic islands Strategic Cruise Development Plan, Dublin Port Cruise Facilities Master Plan; Cape Verde Destination Development; Canary Islands Strategic Cruise Tourism Plan; Charlottetown PEI Cruise Development Plan; Tarragona Cruise Development Plan, Mauritius Cruise Terminal, and others.