Since joining Beautiful Destinations in 2018, Brooke Witt has brought her expertise on the front lines of innovation and discovery in a fast-changing world to chart a new role as Head of Digital Diplomacy on the Global Communications & External Affairs team.
Prior to joining Beautiful Destinations, Brooke managed stakeholder engagement at Chatham House, the leading think tank based in London. Before moving to London, she was recruited by the Global Health & Innovation arm of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to engage and convene thought-leaders from around the globe. Brooke holds a Bachelor’s degree from Seattle Pacific University and a Master’s degree from the University of Washington.
Graduated from Governors State University, University Park, IL, USA where he obtained Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 1986.
From 1987-1989 he worked at the Banco de la Nación Argentina in New York, and from 1989-1992 he worked at the First National Bank of Chicago in Chicago.
From 1993-1999 he was a Senior Bank Analyst at Capital Intelligence, International Bank Analysis and Rating Agency in Cyprus where he was in charge of financial analysis of banks located in the Middle East and North Africa, South East Europe and South East Asia. He also acted as a Chairman and Member of CI’s Rating Committee, which approves banks’ ratings.
Since 1999, he works at the European Investment Bank, Luxembourg.
From 1999 – 2004 he was Senior Credit Officer responsible for a large diversified financial institutions’ portfolio of loans (including asset-backed securities) and counterparts within and outside the European Union. From 2004-2010 he was a Senior Loan Officer where he contributed to the development of the Bank’s operations in Asia (Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Mongolia and Yemen) and in Latin American (Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador and Paraguay).
He was appointed Head of EIB Regional Office for the Western Balkans in 2010 and appointed as Head of EIB Group office for Bulgaria in December 2017. Speaks English, French, Spanish, Serbian, Greek and Slovenian.
The reconstruction of the mineral bath complex in the resort “Stara Zagora Mineral Baths” in a modern SPA complex
Angela serves as Global Head of Corporate Affairs of Dossen Hotel Group which is ranked the 5th Hotel Group in China and the 15th of the world hotel groups in terms of overall hotel rooms scale.
Dossen International currently operates 2,000 hotels (including pipeline) in over 200 cities across China and southeast Asia with more than 25million loyalty members. Prior to joining Dossen, Angela was working on various positions in hospitality industry.