Aaron Greenman is Interstate Hotels & Resorts’ EVP of Acquisitions and Development for EMEA, responsible for growing the portfolio of managed hotels for Europe, Middle East and Africa. He joined Interstate in fall 2007 as Head of Development in India, in addition to his responsibilities as COO with the company’s JV partner. In 2010, Aaron was promoted to SVP of Acquisitions and Development for Europe. At the time, Interstate had 10 hotels throughout Europe and presence in several countries. During his tenure, Interstate has achieved significant growth in Europe, and today the company has over 100 properties, inclusive of signed pipeline, across the UK and Western Europe, Eastern Europe and Russia/CIS.
Previously, Aaron was MD for AFEX Group in Nairobi, Kenya with operations throughout East Africa, and earlier was a senior manager in Ernst and Young LLP’s real estate advisory services practice, based in Boston, New York and Miami. He earned a Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and a Bachelor of Arts from Amherst College.
See Aaron Greenman speak in the following sessions: