Christine is a hotel development consultant and interior design veteran. She is the co-founder of New York-based interdisciplinary design firm Gachot. She started her career at Studio Sofield where she spent 10 years as a senior designer on numerous commercial and residential projects including Gucci World-wide, the Soho Grand and Tribeca Grand hotels. Following this she was a partner and Vice President of Design Development at André Balazs Properties where she oversaw the design of iconic hotels and commercial residential projects including The Standard Highline, Hotel QT, 40 Mercer Residences, and One Kenmare Square.In addition, she oversaw each property under The Standard Hotel brand and led the development of all new acquisitions, extending the luxury hotel portfolio overseas with the Chiltern Firehouse in London. Other clients include Equinox, NoHo Hospitality, Slate Property Group, COMO Hotels, Glossier, The Montage, Brookfield Properties, Ironstate, JDS Development, Cornell Capital, and Taconic Investment Partners.
Principal, Gachot Studios