Technical Department

Julie Dherde - Technical Director: Projects, Facilities and Construction

Ms. Dherde gained early career experience in hotel management at The Bellhouse in Buckinghamshire, England, The De La Bere Hotel in Cheltenham, England: The Cotswolds and Walt Disney World Company in Florida, USA.

Ms. Dherde played an important role at the opening of several hotels ao. Grand Hyatt DFW Airport in Dallas, Texas USA, 1st All seasons Hotel in Belgium, Mercure Hotel Antwerp and rebranding of several hotels such as Ibis Styles Antwerpen City Center and Century Hotel (from 2 stars to 3 stars).

Ms. Dherde received an MSc in hotel management from the Hotelschool The Hague.

Ms. Dherde is a Volunteer for DFW Humane Society (Animal Welfare) and the St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital (Cancer Research for children).


Financial Department

Magda Dierens - Invoicing and Debt Control

Mrs. Dierens held several positions in business administration for over 7 years.

Before joining Dema Hotels in 2007, she fulfilled the position of financial controller in an international industrial company.

Mrs. Dierens held different positions in front and back office.

She currently holds the position of Debt Controller and Invoicing Manager. She further acts as Office Manager and Management Assistant to the Managing Director.

She holds a Degree in Mathematics-Science.


Revenue Department

Allan Joseph Fajardo - Yield and Revenue

Mr. Fajardo held several positions in Front and Back Office hospitality operations for over 9 years.

After a brief spell in the airline industry, where he gained his knowledge in Revenue Management, Mr Fajardo returned to the Hospitality industry.

He held the position of Yield and Revenue Manager by Van Der Valk Brussels Airport for 2 year before joining Dema Hotels in April 2013.

There he optimized the RM department as Multi Property Yield and Revenue Manager.

Mr Fajardo  received a Bachelor Degree in Hotel Management at the Haagland School in The Hague.

Partner Hotels

The current partner hotels of Dema Hotels are located on two prime sites in Antwerp.

Century Hotel Antwerpen Centrum: budget friendly concept

Quality Hotel Antwerpen Centrum Opera: stylish business concept

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