Third-party hotel management on the rise

0

Ahead of their participation in the Future Hospitality Summit (FHS) in Dubai next week, Hala Matar Choufany, President Middle East, Africa and South Asia for HVS, and Bani Haddad, Founder and Managing Director of Aleph Hospitality spoke how third party management has evolved over the years with a focus on the Middle East and Africa.

Hala and Bani, who have known each other for 23 years, discuss the evolution of the third-party and white-label hotel management model in the region, approaching the subject from their respective roles in the industry as a consultant and operator. They discuss the major shift the industry has seen with regards to the third-party hotel management model, the main drivers of this increase in demand – including the Covid-19 pandemic – and the benefits of the independent management model for the owners.

They will discuss this topic in more detail at FHS in Dubai next week during the panel on Day 2 of the September 20 conference titled: “Third Party Management on the Rise: What Hotel Owners Should Consider”, which will be moderated by Rabih Feghali, Board Member, Hospitality Asset Manager”s Association MEA. They will be joined by panelists Euan McGlashan, Global Founder & CEO of Valor Hospitality Partners and David Todd, Head of Operations Middle East and Africa for IHG Hotels & Resorts.

About the bench

The Bench has created a legacy of providing world-leading investment forums and conferences in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. The key principle behind these platforms remained “dealmaking”. Transforming the way businesses connect, Bench has developed a reputation for creating innovative, high-impact meeting spaces for the industry.

For over two decades – government leaders, tourism ministries, global travel and tourism associations, the world’s most influential hotel brands, hotel owners and investors, renowned restaurant groups, airlines and aviation authorities , destination developers, asset managers, financial groups and consultants – have participated in The Bench events for their respective purposes. These include AHIC, AHIF, GRIF, FHS, AHF, IDEEA, AviaDev and RENEW – where industry players showcase their brands, position themselves as thought leaders or innovators and connect to the right opportunities and knowledge .

Learn more about thebench.com

About MEED

Launched on International Women’s Day in 1957, the Middle East Economic Digest, MEED, is a well-known and trusted brand used by governments and businesses operating in the region.

Encompassing a business intelligence service, digital media, publications and events, MEED delivers exclusive news, data and analysis daily. We are responsible for keeping our audiences of subscribers, registered users and event attendees informed, helping to facilitate decision-making and connections.

Our marketing solutions team connects clients to our audiences. We partner with local and international businesses that need to reach our high-value communities. In consultation with our clients, we use proven methods to target and engage decision makers to advertise and explain, lead and develop, and contact and convert business leaders into clients.

MEED is 100% owned by data and intelligence firm GlobalData Plc, which means our marketing solutions clients can also access a network of over 13 million digital users per month across 18 different industries.

Learn more about meed.com

Future Hospitality Summit (FHS)

Date: September 19-21, 2022
Location: Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Sponsors

Host Sponsor: Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts

Platinum Sponsors: Accor, Dur Hospitality, Hilton, Marjan, Millennium Hotels & Resorts and Radisson Hotel Group

Emerald Sponsors: Emaar Hospitality Group, IHG Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International, NEOM, Rotana, Royal Commission for AlUla, SMIT Morocco and Taiba Investments.

Gold Sponsors: Aleph Hospitality, CBRE, Colliers, Compass Project Consulting, Dentons, ELAF Group, ENVI Lodges, GG&Grace International, Hospitality Management Holding, HVS, The Indian Hotels Company, Insignia, Interior360, Ishraq Hospitality, IT Hospitality Group, Knight Frank, Louvre Hotels Group, LXA, Mapal Group, Minor Hotels, OBMI, PwC Middle East, QUO, SSH, STR, Valor Hospitality Partners and Voltere by egis.

Silver Sponsors: Deutsche Hospitality and Katch.

supporters: Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management, Hospitality Asset Managers Association (HAMA), Sustainable Hospitality Challenge and Women in Hospitality (WiH).

Anne Bleker
In2 Board
+971 56 603 0886
The bench

Share.

Comments are closed.