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Chris Martin joins HVS Hodges Ward Elliott as Director

International hotel brokerage and investment advisory firm HVS Hodges Ward Elliott has announced the appointment of Chris Martin as a Director.

May 28, 2009: International hotel brokerage and investment advisory firm HVS Hodges Ward Elliott has recruited Chris Martin to the firm as a Director.

Chris joins from Jones Lang Lasalle Hotels in London, where he was a Senior Vice President and where he executed a number of high profile hotel asset and portfolio sales across Europe. Chris brings with him over 15 years of specialist hotel brokerage experience, gained in Europe, Asia and Australia.

Chris will further strengthen HVS Hodges Ward Elliott’s expanding European team. His appointment reinforces the firm’s position at the forefront of the European hotel transaction market and its goal to provide clients with the highest level of expertise, particularly in anticipation of increasing activity in the sector.

HVS Hodges Ward Elliott
Operating within Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, HVS Hodges Ward Elliott is a brokerage and investment advisory firm dedicated to the sale and financing of hotels and resorts. HVS Hodges Ward Elliott is a joint venture between HVS, a global hospitality consulting firm, and Hodges Ward Elliott, a leading US hotel brokerage and investment banking group.

Contact:
Charles Human
HVS Hodges Ward Elliott
Managing Director
+44 20 7257 2000
chuman@hvshwe.com