Celia Geyer is an architect with experience working on a wide range of projects from residential, commercial to luxury hotels and resorts. She is a talented designer whose strength lies in successfully integrating architecture, interior design and master planning. Celia is currently working in the position of Senior Director of Architecture and Design for Hilton Worldwide in the Global Design Services team. Her region of responsibility includes the UK, Europe, Turkey, Russia and the CIS where she looks after projects across the Hilton Brands working alongside both the Development and CapEx teams.
Prior to working for Hilton she was an Associate Vice President for WATG, in their London office where she was responsible for high profile projects across EMEA. For the last two years, she has been a judge for the European Design Hotel Awards and she has been a speaker at numerous European Hotel conferences.
Celia qualified in South Africa from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (formerly UPE). She is a registered architect in South Africa and the United Kingdom and she is also a chartered member of the Royal Institute of British Architects in the UK.