Industry Update
Appointment 3 October 2016

Eva Bachmann

Promoted Director Acquisitions and Strategy
At MEININGER Hotels in New York - NY, USA

Eva BachmannMEININGER Hotels has appointed Eva Bachmann to the position of Director Acquisitions and Strategy. In addition, she has also assumed the function of Executive Assistant to the CEO and in both functions works closely together with Hannes Spanring, CEO of the company, from the London office. Strongly involved in all new hotel deals, Eva Bachmann will focus on the strategic positioning of MEININGER Hotels and its expansion. MEININGER aims to increase its portfolio to about 40 hotels in the next three years. In this regard, its focus is no longer only on Europe – possibilities for an expansion to North America and Asia are also being considered. Eva Bachmann has been working for MEININGER Hotels in the Development segment since 2013. She joined the company as Development Manager, built up the Development Team and in 2015 was appointed to the new function of Acquisitions and Strategy Manager. She previously worked as Senior Analyst at CBRE Hotels in London in the area of Asset Management, Consultation and Acquisition Strategy for three years.

EHL Hospitality Business School

Eva Bachmann (Class of 2009) is a graduate of EHL Hospitality Business School in Lausanne - Switzerland
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MEININGER is a unique hotel product that combines the service and comfort of an international budget hotel with extra facilities, such as a guest kitchen and a games zone. The central location, high quality furnishings and fair prices appeal to people of all ages and backgrounds.
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