He was born in Bucharest, Romania (April 1st , 1962)
He obtained his degree in a Hotel and Tourism Management by the Academy of Economic Studies Bucharest, in Romania. He is graduated in Tourism Activity Manager Certificate (1987). Founder Member, ex-President of Honour and currently President en-titre of Romanian Convention Bureau (National Association of the Professional Conference & Exhibition Organizers) – member of the International Congress & Convention Association (ICCA).
Paul Marasoiu has a 23-year sound experience in hotel & tourism management, 13 continuous years in top decision positions. Deeply involved in tourism professional bodies as founding member and/or as leader he has a sound experience in investment projections and business planning for tourism and event management. He is an Expertise in top management of hotel properties with conference centres, as well for destination management companies and professional conference organizing companies and also in policies for tourism development, in tourism management and auditing, tourism HR development and counselling with knowledge of projects development. Paul Marasoui has a great experience in managing foreign investment projects in Romania in the hotel business, including projects of the Romanian-American Enterprise Fund.
From 1997 to the present he has hold different position in the Romanian Convention Bureau where now is the President.
From July 2003 to the present he is the President & CEO of PEACOCK Hotels / Global Hotel Management for Romania, Moldova & Bulgaria and also he is, from April 2005 the Area Director for Romania & Moldova of GOLDEN TULIP Hotels, Inns & Resorts (Holland).
Paul Marasoui was working at ANA Hotel (ANA Group) as Chief Executive Officer (March 2003 to July 2003). He was in charge with the operational management, MKT, standards &development projects for Romania – Poiana Brasov, Eforie Nord, Bucharest.
He has been a Key-note speaker / trainer for a large number of own and third-party events and Event coordinator, as a full meeting planner or service provider for international and national conferences, seminars, special events. Selection and references can be provided upon request.