Consultant Senior Advisor – CBRE Hotels
David is a respected hotel advisor with over 30 years experience. Most recently heading up Client Solutions for CBRE Hotels across EMEA, he joined CBRE in 2013 following the acquisition of TRI Hospitality Consulting, a leading boutique hotel consultancy firm, in which he was Deputy Managing Director and co-owner.
A graduate of Bournemouth University in Hotel Management, he trained in a leading London five-star hotel and spent time in sales and marketing with Sheraton. David is a Fellow of the Institute of Hospitality and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and is frequently invited to chair, address and participate in hotel industry conferences and is often quoted in the media.
Now operating as an independent hotel advisor to select clients, David brings a great depth of industry knowledge and client advisory experience to them, having advised established multinational hotel brands, companies, entrepreneurs and new concept and brand builders, across all sectors of the market and across many regions and advising hotel owners on the most appropriate structures and operating agreements to strike. David continues to be retained as a consultant Senior Advisor to CBRE Hotels.