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Ömer Isvan
President
Servotel
Bio

Celebrating over 30 years of growth into a global Hotel & Resort consulting boutique, Servotel is now widely recognized as the leading advisor in the investment and development of hotels, resorts, and integrated mixed-use developments worldwide.

Backed up with industry-leading specialists based in London and Istanbul, Isvan’s experience spans over 43 countries and numerous projects advising investors in every steep from green-field stage through to asset management of hotels & resorts, including hotel and spa operator selection and negotiations with most leading brands.

Isvan’s unique approach and vision for development advisory led to a fully integrated multi-discipline structure including specialists in concept and creative elements, legal, economic, financial, market research & marketing, design & engineering to complement and cohere the investor, its architects, designers and operators throughout the development and pre-opening process.

A graduate of University of Surrey, England, Isvan is a member of Institute of Hospitality; Institute of Directors and British Institute of Management. Isvan is also reported to have introduced the term ‘boutique hotel’ into the industry and is one of few industry leaders to make the cover of Business Week magazine. Alongside his career, Isvan contributes to the industry by delivering keynote lectures in hospitality development at conferences and leading universities and corporate MBA’s globally.

Speaking at International Hospitality Investment Forum

Sharing Visions: Two Generations of Hospitality in Discussion

A we celebrate the achievements of the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award and Young Leader Award winners, they sit down for an informal discussion to share their thoughts on their careers, what constitutes successful hospitality strategies and their views of the future.