Middle East Hotel Survey 2014 Edition Fast Forward and Rewind

In 2013, the Middle East region continued to witness turmoil & instability, at the same time, it achieved historical milestones. While some of the countries endure chaos, others manage to capitalize on their stability, reporting unprecedented growth
Hala Matar Choufany is the President for HVS Middle East and Africa and the Managing Partner of HVS Dubai.

In the last 15 years, Hala has worked on more than 850 hospitality projects, ranging from single to large scale mixed use developments and conducted numerous valuations, feasibility studies, operator search and contract negotiations, operational assessments, and general consultancy advisory work.

Hala has worked in more than 75 markets in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Hala has in-depth expertise in regional hotel markets and a broad exposure to international markets and maintains excellent contacts with developers, owners, operators, investment institutions and government entities.

Hala has completed Executive Education at Harvard Business School and has an MBA from ESSEC & Cornell.

For more information contact, hchoufany@hvs.com


  1. Ash LakhanyMay 12, 2014

    Need some over all prospective on M.E Hotel markets

  2. Rajesh ShettigarMay 13, 2014

    Thank you for the information.

  3. Always been a fan of your reports

  4. Does the Regional Passenger Movements statistics on pg6 of the report means the movement within GCC / Middle East region only? Thank you....

  5. Thank you a lot !!!

  6. its very useful report

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