Twenty years’ experience in the hotel and real estate sectors: For eleven years Jonathan covered Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), supporting the expansion of Marriott International’s (MI) fifteen brands, for hundreds of projects across the region in the role of Vice President Development Planning. Jonathan Humphries delivered the company’s first ever comprehensive development strategy, across 55 countries, for the African continent.
Jonathan Humphries has been engaged on major acquisitions, renovations, extensions, re-brandings, contract extensions and terminations and created strategic road maps for both countries and cities across EMEA.
Jonathan is responsible for development of the first ever Hotel Asset Management and Hotel Development education course at École hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) and Glion Institute of Higher Education (Glion) and he is also a guest lecturer at a number of world-class hotel schools. Jonathan is a repeat panel host and speaker at international conferences.