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Chairwoman, Investment Committee of St. Petersburg
Managing Director, Bevelia Hospitality Group
Global Leader of Leisure and Culture, AECOM
Head of Development Projects, Airport Development
European Director, Head of Corporate Finance , JLL Capital Markets
Director, Acquisitions & Development, CIS & Baltics, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc
Head of Unit Financing, Real Estate Finance, UniCredit Bank
Principal, EMEA Leader for Leisure + Culture, AECOM
Senior Director, Acquisitions & Development, Russia, CIS & Baltics, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
Executive Vice President, Russia & CIS, JLL, Hotels & Hospitality Group
Development Director - Russia & CIS, Hilton Worldwide
Member of the Board of Directors, AZIMUT Hotels
Director of Business Development, STR Global
Chief Executive Officer, North Caucasus Development Corporation
Chairman , Moscow City Committee on Tourism and Hotel Industry
Director, Georgian National Investment Agency
General Manager Rosa Khutor, Compagnie des Alpes
Managing Director, Degtyarev Club Georgia
Chairman, Hospitality and Tourism, Cushman & Wakefield
Commercial Director, Volgatransstroy
Managing Director, Hospitality and Real Estate, Georgian Co-Investment Fund
Vice President, JLL
Chief Financial Officer, Warimpex Finanz u Beteiligungs AG
Partner, Head of Hospitality Services, Cushman & Wakefield
Area HR Director Eastern Europe, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Chairman, Tempest Capital AG
Chief Executive Officer, Hospitality Income Consulting
Managing Partner, Smart Company
Senior Vice President Business Development, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Senior Vice President Development - Europe & Africa, Hilton Worldwide
Chief Operating Officer Russia, Georgia & CIS, Accor
Wolfgang M. Neumann
President & CEO, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Regional Director - Italy, Eastern Europe and Middle East Africa, Booking.com
Managing Director, Horwath HTL Hungary & Russia
Vice President, International Hotel Development, Marriott International
Managing Director, Horwath HTL Hungary & Russia
Chief Executive Officer, Zavidovo Development
Chief Executive Officer, GOST Hotel Management
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst
Chief Development Officer, Accor
Senior Director, Energy Optimisation, , The Rezidor Hotel Group
Head of EMEA Hotels, Colliers International
Vice-President, ProfEstate , Director, Commercial Real Estate Department, Rosa Khutor LLC
Deputy Chair, Astana Expo 2017
President, DT-Global Business Consulting
Chairman, Bench Events, Board Director, STR Global
Area Human Resources Director - Russia & CIS, IHG
Minister of Tourism & Resorts, Krasnodar Region Administration
Vice President Development – Turkey, Russia and Eastern Europe, Hilton Worldwide
Head of Structured and Project Finance Division, Managing Director, Raiffeisen Bank
Partner, Head of European Hotel & Leisure Practice, Dentons
Head of Hotel Business, A.N.D. Corporation
Partner, DLA Piper Russia/CIS
Principal, Head of Economics, AECOM
President, National Investment Association
District Director Radisson Blu Russia, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Senior Partner, Macro Advisory
Director, Astana Property management
Partner, Head of the Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction sectors in the CIS, EY
Alexis de La Palme
SVP – Head of Development Europe , Accor
Deputy General Director, MC Dynamo
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Azimut Hotels
Deputy Governor, Stavropol Krai
Vice President Development, Russia, CIS & Georgia, IHG
Managing Partner of Alliance Hotels & Vice President, Restaurateurs and Hoteliers Federation, Russia
Partner, Hospitality Industry Leader in the CIS, EY
Global Hotel Solution Business Development Director, Schneider Electric
Governor, Stavropol Region
Development Director Russia and CIS, Wyndham Hotel Group
Chief Commercial Officer, Europe, IHG
Regional Vice President, Marriott International, Inc.
Managing Partner, URBANE Group LLC
Chief Executive Officer, Regional Hotel Chain LLC
Executive Vice President, International Operations, Interstate Hotels and Resorts
SVP Sales, Distribution & Loyalty Russia Georgia & CIS , Accor
Chief Executive Officer, Northern Caucasus Resorts
Executive Director of Theme Park, Sochi-Park JSC
Early bird deadline ends 19 September - register now!
We are delighted to announce that the Russia & CIS Hotel Investment Conference (RHIC) will return to Moscow, from 20 – 22 October 2014, to celebrate its 10th Anniversary at the new Congress Park at the Radisson Royal Hotel.
RHIC is the leading hotel investment conference in Russia, and this globally recognised event brings together hotel investors, operators, developers, advisors, brand representatives and country officials from more than 26 countries to debate the latest issues and developments affecting investment and business in this exciting region.
RHIC will showcase the investment opportunities available in Russia & the CIS, and provide you with an opportunity to meet a high-level group of investors and industry experts with a wide range of specialist knowledge, from both the local and international perspective.
Don’t miss out on discovering the latest opportunities in the region, REGISTER NOW!
LATEST NEWS: a fantastic speaker line-up announced
RHIC begins with a networking reception on Monday evening hosted by the InterContinental Hotel Tverskaya, followed by two action-packed days of educational sessions and networking opportunities.
We have more than 70 industry experts already confirmed, click here for the full speaker line-up.
CONFERENCE SESSIONS CONFIRMED INCLUDE:
• Meet the Investors, Brands & Operators – How do they see the landscape?
• Regional Hotel Companies discuss growth prospects
• Financing in Russia - Who are the major players of hospitality market? How to stimulate banks to focus on hotels when lending money?
• A continuation of the management agreement debate from RHIC 2013
• Sochi Legacy – After the Olympics...what now?
• Breakout sessions on distribution, the development process, mixed-use projects and Southern Russia development opportunities.
• Round table discussions on Georgia, Kazakhstan, Franchising & Licensing and third-party management companies
WHY ATTEND RHIC?
"A great venue to meet old friends and welcome new partners."
Anatoly Kondratenko, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
"The only hotel investment event in the region where you can meet all the key decision makers in the Russia & CIS hotel business."
David Jenkins, Jones Lang LaSalle
"A must for industry insiders and newcomers interested in building a successful hotel business in Russia and the CIS."
Alexander Skoblo, Dentons
"The most representative event for Russia & CIS hotel development community."
Mikhail Kolesnik, Marriott International
"With such a robust pipeline, and so many untapped regional markets across the country, RHIC is a must attend event."
Thomas Emanuel, STR Global