Nick Price is the founder of NetSys Technology a technology consulting company focussing on the hospitality and travel sectors.
Nick has enjoyed a diverse career, starting his professional career as an Operating Systems Developer on the Unix OS, moving into Retail Software development, and then into user-side Technology Management, first as a consultant, and then as CTO at a large multi-format pan-Asian retailer operating several-thousand stores.
As part of his current portfolio of Hospitality Industry responsibilities, Nick holds the post of CIO at citizenM (www.citizenM.com ), a happening Amsterdam NL based Hotel Company with global aspirations. Nick has worked with citizenM since early 2013 and is responsible for a large and growing set of digital technologies, including traditional IT. Prior to starting NetSys, Nick worked as CIO for Global luxury hotel brand Mandarin Oriental over twelve years where he was fortunate enough to participate in a significant global expansion of the company from its base in Hong Kong.
In addition to his CIO role at citizenM, Nick holds Strategic IT and Advisory Board positions at several hotel and hospitality technology companies.
Nick, a UK national, is an inductee in the HFTP (Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals) Hall of Fame, and a co-founder and past-president of HTNG (Hotel Technology Next Generation). In late 2016, Nick was elected to the Board of Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals (HFTP). When not on a plane, Nick can be found at his homes in France or Hong Kong.