Gilda is the Global CEO of JLL's Hotels and Hospitality Group. She leads a team of more than 300 professionals around the glob that specialize in investment sales advisory, debt and equity advisory, asset management, travel and tourism and more.
“The woman, the mother, the wife, the colleague, the worker, everything made sense to me from that point on. Not only did my daughter become my source of strength, she gave me the biggest lesson in humility. She taught me that you cannot do everything alone, it takes a village.”14 March 2022
“I learned early on that with power comes a great deal of responsibility. Leaders rise from listening to others. It is the collective. As leaders in the industry we have our duty to ensure the wellbeing and growth of our people.”14 March 2022
“With women comprising 70 percent of the tourism and hospitality labor force worldwide, it is imperative that we set up an industry and a workplace that works for women. We have to invest in their education and ensure equal rights. It is not only the right thing to do, it is the smart thing to do."14 March 2022