With more than a decade of professional experience, Shiv Ariyakula has ventured into virtually every frontier of hospitality. A Vice President with the HVS Consulting & Valuation and Shared Ownership Services divisions in Florida, Shiv conducts appraisals, market studies, and financial feasibility studies for full-service hotels, resorts, hostels, condominium-hotels, and mixed-use projects. He also has expertise in shared ownership real estate assets, including fractional and timeshare developments in markets spanning the U.S., the Caribbean, and Latin America. If you’re looking for comprehensive knowledge of your hotel’s value, operations, competition, and market drivers, you’ll find it with Shiv and the HVS Miami team.
Shiv’s background includes investment analysis, valuations, and consulting services for hotel and resort developers, owners, lenders, branded management companies, and operators. This work extends from existing to proposed properties and across every major domestic hotel brand, as well as numerous boutique and independent hotels. Shiv’s past engagements total $10 billion in assets, including the $1.5-billion Brickell City Centre in Downtown Miami, which features the first EAST hotel in the U.S.
Shiv earned his Masters of Business Administration (MBA), with a major in finance, from the University of Florida, where he received the “Peer Professionalism Award” for the most outgoing student. He is a CFA Charter holder and member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Miami.
In his spare time, Shiv delves into research and news on investments and capital markets. His recreational loves include tennis, and he holds a 4.5 rating with the U.S. Tennis Association.