Mike is Global Head of Hospitality at ADIA. He is responsible for management of the group’s hospitality portfolio, including acquisition and disposition activity and also all hotel asset management activities. In addition, he is a member of the ADIA Real Estate Screening and Executive Committees, and chairs the department’s Recruiting and Resource Development Committees. Prior to ADIA,Mike was Managing Director – Europe, for Host Hotels & Resorts, where he had overall responsibility for Host’s business in Europe, including its joint venture with GIC and APG. Prior to joining Host in 2006, Mike spent over 18 years in various roles with Intercontinental Hotels Group. His last role there was SVP Corporate Finance for IHG, where he spearheaded the global sale and manage-back programme for IHG’s hotel portfolio, disposing of approximately 175 hotels overa three-year period and maintaining flags on substantially all. A graduate of University of Florida, Mike resides with his family in Abu Dhabi and Atlanta.