Iris Hillier has a Master degree in both Spanish Language and Economics form the university of Amsterdam and Salamanca. She has developed her profesional career in the areas of Marketing, Comunication and Hospitality Consultancy. Her experience includes the launch of free newspaperMetro in Barcelona,Madrid and France. Furthermore she has occupied managerial positions in Holland, France, Germany and Spain.
She managed the destination marketing department at THR Hospitality Consultants with projects such as the development of Destination Marketing plans for Greece, Portugal and Croatia. In 2009 she co-founded Team Hotel and Resort Development, where she designed hotel concepts and carried out reaserch/ feasibility studies for hotels and resorts. Since 2010 she lectures Marketing at Masters in Hospitality and Culinary Arts in Spain, France and Holland.