Joined from Aujan Group Holding, where he asset managed their hotel portfolio in Dubai and Africa, previously with IFA Hotels & Resorts, asset managing their African hotel portfolio. Diverse experience gained through consulting as Director of HVS Global Hospitality Services, based in London, he was responsible for Africa, the Middle East and Turkey during his ten-year tenure. Savoy Group Alumni. Bernard is an experienced asset manager, with focus on the complete asset cycle from acquisition to disposal spanning both, operational assets and development projects, in the hospitality field and the wider real estate market. He is an accomplished negotiator of hotel management agreements and has a detailed understanding of the implementation of mixed use projects.