opportunity
  • May
    22

    Briefing: African economy is an environment for growth

    There is enormous potential for the hospitality industry to expand in Africa. The long term trends suggest that there is a positive future to be had. Continued economic growth and improved infrastructure is giving companies a strong environment to work in. The hotel market in Africa is still relatively new so there are gaps to [...]
  • Mar
    13

    Briefing: establishing hotel product for new markets

    Hotel brands are expanding across new and exciting global markets in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. In order to fully exploit these vast opportunities, brands must first analyse the needs and expectations in their chosen location. A successful product will be established in a way that embraces the ideas emerging from these unique markets [...]
  • Dec
    12

    Briefing: an unchartered continent for most

    Nairobi AHIF 2014
    Africa is a continent which many view with much trepidation and caution due to its relative unknown way of doing business. That is at least the general assumption from those who have visited… The continent is one of incredible opportunity for all industries not only for the domestic population but also for big hotel brands [...]
  • Sep
    05

    An appetite for investment in the Middle East

    With the world’s eye currently focused on specific parts of the Middle East, it is important to also focus on the huge opportunity open to hospitality and other industries throughout areas of the Middle East. This broader market is one of huge growth and potential for all sorts of hotel product and the pipeline for [...]
  • Jul
    11

    The potential for European growth

    With the slow recovery from the global economic crisis in Europe and the growth in markets in the Middle East and Asia, it is likely that European countries and cities will struggle for some time. What Europe does have on its side is maturity and some don’t believe the doom and gloom sentiment. The secure [...]
  • Feb
    20

    Appreciating the growth opportunities in Africa

    The Tipping Point for Africa has been imminent for a long time. The continent clearly holds huge opportunities, but the complexity and size of the 50+ countries means it is often very difficult to get product there. Having said that, many Governments are working together to try to encourage and break down the barriers for [...]
  • May
    10

    Strategies for tackling European market

    Europe is a continent which has seen dramatic change in the last 5 years. The landscape for deal making has completely changed, consumer demand has shifted and there is still a need for Europe to find its footing after a troublesome few years. In this briefing we get a few perspectives on companies strategies for [...]