Team

Stephane De Baets

President

Stephane has approximately 20 years of experience in asset management, financial structuring, and M&A. He has advised companies in both Asia and the US and has significant experience and professional networks in both real estate and hospitality. He speaks French, English, Dutch and Thai. Education Masters – Universität Libre de Bruxelles, Solvay Business School Management Sciences, Finance, and Marketing.
Tanguy De Volder

Vice President, New York

Tanguy combines a management consultancy background, acquired with the Boston Consulting Group with a 13 year experience in the Financial Services Industry, participating in Financial Markets and, Corporate and Investment Banking. Tanguy’s has worked in Europe, Brazil, and the US, speaking French, English, Dutch, Portugese, and Spanish. Tanguy joined the Elevated Returns team in 2019.
Phillip Lord

Managing Director, Hong Kong

Phillip has over 20 years of investment banking experience in Asia, Jefferies, Nomura, and CLSA, joining the Elevated Returns team in 2018.
Pinpraaj Chakkaphak

Country Representative in Thailand

Mr. Chakkaphak has approximately 9 years of experience in mergers & acquisitions, financial structuring, and digital consumer finance. He joined Elevated Returns in 2018. Experience includes financial institutions mergers & acquisitions, credit derivatives structuring, digital consumer finance, and government fiscal policy. Prior to joining Elevated Returns, he worked for the Ministry of Finance – Thailand, UBS, BNP Paribas, and Oriente.

Alex Ho

Controller

Mr. Ho has over 15 years of experience in hospitality and travel management industry. He has served as CEO of Pacific Assets Public Company Limited, a hotel and real estate investment company listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand.
Joel Hocknell

Director of Development

Mr. Hocknell has over twenty years experience in contracting and project management. He has completed upscale commercial and residential projects in Manhattan, Aspen, and Hollywood. He joined the Elevated Returns team in 2011.
Madeleine May

Manager

Madeleine is a commercial valuation appraiser with over 10 years experience in property management and leasing, valuation and advisory services and real estate development in Australia, and the US. Joining the Elevated Returns team in 2018.