IHIF Q&A: Wyndham's Dimitris Manikis on recovery in EMEA
Dimitris Manikis, President EMEA at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, shares his positive outlook on hospitality: “what we offer is still centred on making sure people enjoy life when they are ready to reclaim their time to travel”.
The resort sector was already high on the radar of hospitality investors and has gained ever more attention as leisure travel is expected to lead the market’s recovery. Philip Bacon from Horwath HTL shares his thoughts on trends and innovation in resorts, guest expectations and the importance of the residential component.
Abbas Rangwala, Head of M&A at InterGlobe, one of India's largest groups with businesses across hospitality, real estate, travel technology and business services, shares his views on hospitality investment ahead of his participation to IHIF.
This week on In Focus Editor in Chief, Patrick Whyte, and Content Director, Julie Rey-Gore, are discussing two of the UK's most resilient brands, Travelodge and Thomas Cook.
"Two old and quite renowned brands that have been battered by the pandemic." Following quite a turbulent year both may now be making a comeback.