Pro-invest Hotels Group comprises individuals with extensive experience in hotel development and operations as well as experience with the Holiday Inn Express brand.
Pro-invest Hotels Group, in collaboration with Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG), is currently supporting Pro-invest Developments in the sourcing of hotel sites for the development of Holiday Inn Express hotels and will lead the operational management of all the hotel assets under Pro-invest Group’s ownership.
In addition to working closely with Pro-invest Developments during the feasibility, acquisition and design and construction phase of each hotel, Pro-invest Hotels Group works with Legal departments, Design & Engineering teams, Franchise Business Support teams and other hotel brand support functions to ensure a seamless approach to the franchise application process, through to the design and construction phase and the critical path leading to hotel opening. Moreover, Pro-invest Hotels Group works with IHG’s Hotel Performance Support enabling the company to deliver each Holiday Inn Express compliant with brand standards and specifications; and on time.
Phil Kasselis, the Managing Director of Pro-invest Hotels Group is very familiar with the development of select service hotels having held various development roles at IHG and Accor Asia Pacific based in Sydney, Dubai and Singapore throughout a 15 year period.
Much of this time was spent orchestrating the strategic expansion of various hotel brands throughout Australia, the Middle East & Africa and South East Asia negotiating management agreements and franchises for limited service brands including Holiday Inn Express, Ibis and Formula 1.