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Hotel property industry leader joins JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group

JLL appoints Jude Bolger as Senior Vice President – Consulting & Research

JLL's award winning Hotels & Hospitality Group is proud to announce the appointment of Jude Bolger, as Senior Vice President – Consulting & Research. Jude brings almost 20 years of tourism and hospitality real estate consultancy experience throughout Australasian and international markets. Jude will be responsible for the undertaking of consultancy activities nationally as well as overseeing our research activities and publications.

Jude comes to JLL from DWS, where he has spent the last five years establishing himself as a leading hotel, gaming and tourism property consultant with experience Australia-wide. Prior to this, he was based in the United Kingdom & Ireland for approximately 14 years, undertaking in-house asset management, development and investment consultancy roles. Jude specialises in the areas of financial analysis and feasibility, hotel and leisure development, funding memorandums, negotiation of property contracts and hospitality asset management.

Craig Collins, CEO, Hotels & Hospitality Group, Australasia, said "Jude will skilfully represent the market leading Hotels & Hospitality Group, while working closely with our national team to further strengthen and cement our prominent position in the Australasian hotel and tourism property sector."

Troy Craig, Managing Director – Strategic Advisory, JLL's Hotels & Hospitality Group, welcomed the appointment "The arrival of Jude represents an exciting new chapter for the consultancy arm of Hotels & Hospitality division. He will join an already very established and high performing hospitality team and his combined experience both in the local and international market place will continue to strengthen this successful platform. Jude's appointment represents our unrivalled and continued commitment to fully service the Australasian property market across each and every sector. The entire JLL Hotels & Hospitality team is delighted to have Jude joining us."