Appointed Chief Assets and Development Officer
At NH Hotel Group in Madrid, Spain
In addition to coordinating and supervising the strategy for fine-tuning NH Hotel Group's asset portfolio, Laia will devise the strategic roadmap for the Company's organic and M&A-led growth for the coming years. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Lahoz held the position of Senior Vice-President of Asset Management at the Group, from which she negotiated important agreements which have translated into the Company's current lease coverage ratios, which are significantly above the market average.
Laia holds a law degree from Pompeu Fabra University and a master's degree in international cooperation from Barcelona's Autónoma University. Before joining NH Hotel Group she worked in the company law department of Garrigues law firm and at several firms in the hotel sector. Her appointment reinforces the Group's ability to negotiate with and earn the loyalty of its real estate owners and partners.