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Senior Partner, Macro Advisory
Wolfgang M. Neumann
President & CEO, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Minister of Tourism & Resorts, Krasnodar Region Administration
Head of Hotel Business, A.N.D. Corporation
Federal Agency for Tourism, Ministry for Culture of the Russian Federation, Deputy Head
Executive Vice President, International Operations, Interstate Hotels and Resorts
Chief Executive Officer, North Caucasus Development Corporation
Senior Vice President Business Development, The Rezidor Hotel Group
Senior Vice President Development - Europe & Africa, Hilton Worldwide
Chief Operating Officer Russia, Georgia & CIS, Accor
Director of Business Development, STR Global
SVP & Managing Director Europe, Middle East & Africa, Wyndham Hotel Group
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst
Managing Director, GOST Hotel Management
Regional Vice President, Marriott International, Inc.
Acting Governor, Stavropol Region
Global Hotel Solution Business Development Director, Schneider Electric
Director, Acquisitions & Development, CIS & Baltics, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc
Managing Partner of Alliance Hotels & Vice President, Restaurateurs and Hoteliers Federation, Russia
Member of the Board of Directors, AZIMUT Hotels
Director, Georgian National Investment Agency
Managing Director, Horwath HTL Hungary & Russia
Vice President Development – Turkey, Russia and Eastern Europe, Hilton Worldwide
Deputy Chair, Astana Expo 2017
Deputy Governor, Stavropol Krai
Principal, Head of Economics, AECOM
Partner & Director Hotels, Colliers International
Managing Partner, Smart Company
Chief Financial Officer, Warimpex Finanz u Beteiligungs AG
General Manager Rosa Khutor, Compagnie des Alpes
Commercial Director, Volgatransstroy
Chief Executive Officer, Northern Caucasus Resorts
Partner, Head of the Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction sectors in the CIS, EY
Managing Director, Hospitality and Real Estate, Georgian Co-Investment Fund
Alexis de La Palme
SVP – Head of Development Europe , Accor
Head of Development Projects, Airport Development
Director, Astana Property management
Managing Director, Degtyarev Club Georgia
Chairman, Bench Events, Board Director, STR Global
SVP Sales, Distribution & Loyalty Russia Georgia & CIS , Accor
Vice President, JLL
Global Leader of Leisure and Culture, AECOM
Chief Revenue Officer, Ostrovok.ru
Partner, Hospitality Industry Leader in the CIS, EY
Executive Vice President, Russia & CIS, JLL, Hotels & Hospitality Group
President, DT-Global Business Consulting
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Azimut Hotels
Senior Director, Acquisitions & Development, Russia, CIS & Baltics, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
Chairman, Hospitality and Tourism, Cushman & Wakefield
Vice President Development, Russia, CIS & Georgia, IHG
Deputy General Director, MC Dynamo
Chief Executive Officer, Regional Hotel Chain LLC
Executive Director of Theme Park, Sochi-Park JSC
District Director, Radisson Russia
Chief Development Officer, Accor
Development Director - Russia & CIS, Hilton Worldwide
European Director, Head of Corporate Finance , JLL Capital Markets
Development Director Russia and CIS, Wyndham Hotel Group
Partner, Head of European Hotel & Leisure Practice, Dentons
Senior Director, Energy Optimisation, , The Rezidor Hotel Group
Vice President, International Hotel Development, Marriott International
Managing Partner, URBANE Group LLC
Head of Structured and Project Finance Division, Managing Director, Raiffeisen Bank
Managing Director, Horwath HTL Hungary & Russia
Partner, DLA Piper Russia/CIS
Chief Commercial Officer, Europe, IHG
Head of Unit Financing, Real Estate Finance, UniCredit Bank
Principal, EMEA Leader for Leisure + Culture, AECOM
WELCOME TO RHIC 2014
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: Conference programme available now
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