THINC Africa 2017

FNB Portside Building, Cape Town

Wednesday, August 30, 2017


Abdulla Momade

Head of Investment, INATUR

Instituto Nacional do Turismo INATUR

Adrian Gardiner

Chairman, Mantis Collection

Mantis Group

Alexis Chrisafis

Managing Partner, Paladin

Andrew McLachlan

Sr. Vice President Business Development - Africa and Indian Ocean

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group

Bani Haddad

Founder and Managing Director

Aleph Hospitality

Brian Singer

Chief Executive Officer

Singer Group

Christopher Alexander

Founder & CEO, Guestrevu


Dexter Moren

Founding Director, Dexter Moren Associates

Dexter Moren Architects

Dimitris Manikis

VP Business Development - RCI Europe, Middle East & Africa

RCI Global Vacation Network

Elisabeth Brandt

Managing Director, Healing Earth

Healing Earth

Evert Lategan

Founder and MD

Integrated Solutions

Ewan Cameron

Director, 1st Continent

Gerhard Human

Co-Owner, Once Youth Hotels

Graham Wood

Founder & CEO, GIW Consulting

Guy Stehlik

Founder and CEO, BON Hotels

BON Hotels

Jonas Schwarz Lausten

Co-ower & Co-founder, Nordic Hotels

Nordic Hotel Abujan

Kenneth Hatton

Sr Vice President - Global Development

Belmond (Formerly Orient Express)

Kevin Aitchison

Year 3 Coordinator

Stenden SA

Kura Chihota

Managing Director, Leafrog Commercial Properties

Laura Dutrieux



Matt Biden

Managing Director

The Royal Portfolio

Michael Bromley

Director, STBB

Michael Collini

Vice President Development Sub Saharan Africa


Michael Pownall

Managing Partner, PMR Hospitality

PMR Hospitality Partners

Mike Sage

Business Development Executive

First National Bank (FNB)

Neil Bald

Managing Director

Aha Hotels & Lodges

Neil Markovitz

Managing Director, Newmark Hotels

Newmark Hotels

Paul Ansah

Vice President International Hotel Development, Marriott International

Marriott International

Roger A Allen

Chief Executive Officer

Resources for Leisure Assets

Samantha M Muna

Managing Director

Trianum Hospitality

Sisa Ngebulana

Chief Executive Officer


Stephan Claassen

Provincial Head, FNB

First National Bank (FNB)

Tejas Shah

Director Development - Africa

Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Tshepo Makhudu

Sr. Consultant, HVS


Rishabh Thapar

Senior Consultant - Consulting & Valuation - HVS Cape Town

Consulting & Valuation

Rishabh Thapar Bio.pdf


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