Contributor Profile

Eric Ricaurte

Job TitleFounder & CEO

Company NameGreenview


Eric founded Greenview in 2008, an international consultancy helping organizations catalyze innovation and best practice through strategy, programs, data management, and reporting. Greenview has been responsible for launching some of the industry’s most preeminent research and collaboration, and clients include most of the largest hotel companies as well as event organizers, cruise lines, and industry bodies. Prior to founding Greenview, Eric managed operations and development of nature-based theme parks and attractions in Mexico and Brazil. With 20 years of hands-on experience, Eric is a frequent speaker, convener, and researcher on the topic of sustainability. Eric earned degrees from Cornell University and New York University. He is a member of the UFI Committee on Sustainable Development and the International Standards Working Group of the GSTC. He has held a research fellowship at the Cornell University Center for Hospitality Research and been an adjunct instructor at New York University.

Conference Sessions

  • The Challenge of Building Sustainable Hotels

    Monday12:30 - 13:304 Nov 2019
    Europe Inspiration Zone

    The major hotel brands no longer own many hotels, they operate them using a variety of agreements: managed, franchised, or licensed. Operation has been increasi...

    • Language: English
  • Water Security: An Urgent Issue for Business and the Community

    Tuesday10:15 - 11:005 Nov 2019
    Asia Inspiration Zone

    Increasing population, rising standards of living and climate change are long term trends which exacerbate the problem of ensuring that everyone has access to p...

    • Language: English