Born and raised in France, Gonzalvez comes from a family of a hotelier. His career has taken him around the world including comprehensive experience in upper-upscale and luxury Hyatt properties in the UK, Australia, Asia and finally the Middle East. Among some of his achievements he was part of the opening team of the iconic Park Hyatt Saigon and has most recently opened the luxury Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi and Residences Emirates Pearl. Being able to work in different capacities globally, Gonzalvez comes with diverse cultural expertise.
Gonzalvez holds a diploma in Hotel Management School of St. Chely D’Apcher France. In addition, he has attended some executive learning at INSEAD, Business School for the World- Europe, Asia, Middle East and North Africa