EP5: Hotels shape up in a COVID-19 world
How are hotels reinventing themselves with travel restricted, events limited and the COVID-19 world upending the sector generally?
Meet our speakers
Executive Vice President, JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group
With an impressive 20-year career working in various hotel general management roles across the Asia Pacific region, Ross is a highly experienced hotel professional with an invaluable wealth of industry knowledge.
Ross’ knowledge and strong presence within the hotel industry have helped him build his reputation as a highly respected individual known for improving the performance of hotels. Ross is currently responsible for hotel assets with a combined value of over AUD $1 billion
Executive Vice President, Head of Victoria, JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group
Peter has worked across Australasia’s various hotel investment markets (Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands), and since relocating to Melbourne in mid-2017 focusses primarily on Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.
He has a transactional track record spanning budget to luxury accommodation properties, island resorts and major portfolios. This includes several of JLL’s record breaking and landmark transactions in Australia, including both established assets and new developments.
Country General Manager, Australia, Frasers Hospitality
Matt is a career hotelier of more than 25 years, in Australia and the UK. With Frasers Hospitality, a world leading and multi-award winning serviced apartment provider, Matt oversees the operations and development of its Australian portfolio.
He is a current member of the NSW State advisory board for the Accommodation Association of Australia, as well as the NSW Property Council’s hotel committee.
Business trips, luxury getaways, weddings, conferences, long stays, short stays and even an office for a day. Hotels are many things to many people. But how are they reinventing with travel restricted, events limited and the COVID-19 world upending the sector?
I’m Rebecca Kent, your host, and that’s up for discussion in this episode of JLL’s Perspectives Podcast.