Raul Duarte, a Senior Project Manager with HVS Mexico City, has been consulting in the hospitality industry for over ten years. He began as an analyst at Grupo Inmobiliario Inova and remained part of the platform through subsequent phases as Insignia/ESG and following the company's acquisition by CB Richard Ellis.
During his career in the real estate industry, Raul has undertaken varied engagements throughout Mexico. He has prepared analyses and designed financial models for complex, multi-component and multi-phase transactions and development programs. He has completed market and feasibility studies for office, industrial, retail, hotel, and residential projects. He has lent varied and active support in distressed debt and asset valuation and acquisition programs. He has also participated in marketing of investment programs, with a particular focus on the housing sector.
While with CB Richard Ellis, Raul formed and was Associate Director of Multi-Housing Services, a division designed to satisfy the real estate requirements of housing development groups. As part of this initiative, he completed transactions with a collective value of US$60 million.