At the heart of
At the heart of Grand Luxury
Passionate about superlative service from a very young age, Ivan Lartisien quickly made his mark in marketing, becoming the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of a railway line. In 2007, he gave up everything to pursue his dream of founding the first luxury travel company.
Co-founder of Grand Luxury, Rouslan Lartisien is passionate about the hospitality industry and its intersection with digital technology and innovation. After a few years of experience in finance, acquired at Duff & Phelps, he joined his brother with one goal in mind: To bring that breath of fresh air to the world of luxury travel, thanks to the strategic use of state-of-the-art technology.
Grand Luxury is, above all else, a story of people passionate about excellence. Ivan et Rouslan Lartisien brought together some of the greatest minds in the hospitality industry and around them is a wealth of know-how, professional curiosity and a love for creating unique travel experiences, unforgettable moments and one of a kind memories.
The Executive Committee
A seasoned professional of the hospitality industry, Jean-Pierre Soutric spent more than 20 years at the Four Seasons Group where he was the Vice President of Corporate and Travel Industry Sales for Europe when he left and decided to join Grand Luxury in 2018.
Grand Luxury Experiences
Former Director of Sales at the legendary Four Seasons Hotel George V and later the Director of Sales & Marketing at the Mandarin Oriental, Paris, Julia Bary joined us in 2017 as the General Manager of Grand Luxury Experiences, the subsidiary of Grand Luxury in charge of group bookings and event planning.
Passionate about innovation, Christophe Maloungila is a graduate of Operational Research from the Paris Dauphine University. He joined Grand Luxury in 2018 with the mission to maintain and further develop our cutting-edge technology after 18 years of experience in software engineering.
Formerly the Director of Human Resources for Cartier, North America, Catherine Chaubeau joined Grand Luxury in 2017, in charge of positioning the company as a premier brand in the realm of luxury travel.
A graduate of École des Ponts ParisTech (formerly École nationale des ponts et chaussées), and later Columbia University with a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, Laurent Fiszer started his career at Duff & Phelps before joining Grand Luxury in 2015.
Passionate about history and literature, Louise du Boislouveau is in charge of positioning Grand Luxury in the market and expanding our products and services. She conceptualized Immersion, our latest venture that brings our clients closer to the soul of destinations, in the company of local experts.
Curious and creative, perhaps in equal measure, Audrey Beaumann heads the events division of Grand Luxury Experiences with the mission of helping prestigious fashion houses and global companies organize their events around the world.
She was the first employee of our Mauritius office when it opened in 2011. Today she manages the Client Services team, with the aim to always strive for excellence in the assistance we provide to our club members.
In charge of selecting the new partner hotels to add to our collection while also establishing with them a relationship of trust, Lionel Guirard is passionate about everything hospitality. He works with our partners on a daily basis to ensure the most successful collaborations.
An artist at heart, Daphne Doomun brilliantly contributes to making our website and media a play of colours and portals to different destinations.