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Adrian Ruch

Analyst at HVS Hodges Ward Elliott

Adrian Ruch

Adrian Ruch is a recent graduate of Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne and holds a BSc. in International Hospitality Management (hons.) He works at HVS Hodges Ward Elliott where he focuses on the sale of European single and portfolio assets, having previously worked at UBS and PwC's lodging and tourism consulting practice as well as independent Swiss hotels. Originally from Switzerland, he speaks German, French and English.

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2014 European Hotel Transactions

European hotel transaction volume totaled €14.4 billion in 2014, an increase of 86% on 2013. This figure represents a new record since the onset of the global financial crisis and marks a continuation of the market recovery seen in 2013.

Tourism today and tomorrow – a billion opportunities

As one of the world’s largest and fastest-developing economic sectors, would it not be better – in the name of sustainability – if the tourism industry would hit the brakes and slow its rapid, resource-consuming growth? This idea was addressed by Taleb Rifai, Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in a recent speech to students at the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne.
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