Resort formula development, operations, marketing and sales
Mochtar Velders (Germany – 1964) has worked in the international tourism industry since 1989 and is an expert in the commercial operations of resort and leisure facilities. After his studies at the NHTV, University of applied sciences in Breda and the Free University in Amsterdam, he became Marketing Manager for the Rotterdam City Tourist Board (1989-1995). As Executive Board Member of Center Parcs Europe (1995-2005), European market leader in rental holiday home resorts, has Mochtar in his role as leader of the commercial rental operations , delivered the booking revenue required for a fourfold company value increase. As co-founder and Managing Director of the TLC Group has Mochtar been involved in various projects of leading companies and brands. For Sanoma, the biggest publisher in the Netherlands, was Mochtar responsible for the set up and launch of the online holiday content and booking platform www.vakantie.nl, For the New Century Group, a leading Chinese high-end hotel developer and operator, Mochtar was involved in the master and business planning for the development and launching of the Center Parcs formula in China. For ‘Vacalians Group’ he managed between 2010 and 2016 the rental operations in Northwest European markets. Vacalians Group is with more then 300 camping’s, 15.000 accommodations & 8.000 pitches a leading company in the European camping industry. Since 2015 is Mochtar hired by ACSI, a leading company in the European camping industry, to manage ACSI China, a Shanghai based company, offering campsite development and operations services to private and public investors.