Chairman - HVS Asia Pacific
Manav Thadani, MRICS, Chairman - Asia Pacific, HVS founded the New Delhi office in 1997. He is actively involved in operator search/management contract negotiations and provides strategic advice to key clients. He additionally serves as a mentor to other HVS verticals in the APAC region, and is the global head of HVS Sustainability. Moreover, Manav oversees the planning and implementation of the regional HVS conferences, including Hotel Investment Conference – South Asia (HICSA); Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Indonesia; and the China Hotel Investment Conference (CHIC). On a personal level, Manav co-founded SAMHI in 2011, a leading Indian hotel investment and development firm with focus on ownership of branded hotels in the mid-scale/economy segments across key cities.