Arabian & African Hospitality
Investment Conference

20-22 September 2021 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

Speaker profile

Wayne Godwin

Senior Vice President, Hotels & Hospitality Group, SubSaharan Africa

Wayne has spent over 12 years in the hospitality real estate space and has completed assignments across 35 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. As Senior Vice President of the JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group in Sub-Saharan Africa, Wayne leads JLL’s Strategic Advisory services to local, regional and global clients across the region. His broad range of experience includes hospitality and mixed-use feasibility studies, hotel management company and asset valuations, buy-side advisory for hotels and hospitality platforms, market entry strategies, operator selection and management contract negotiation.

Wayne completed an undergraduate degree in Tourism Development at the University of Johannesburg, before completing a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PDBA) at Wits Business School and an MSc Property Studies at the University of Cape Town.