May 15, 2020

During this 1-hour webinar hosted by CBRE Hotels’ Wayne Bunz, National Director Capital Markets and Robert McIntosh, Executive Director Valuation and Advisory; we heard from a panel of industry experts on Hotels in the New World: Navigating the Road to Recovery. 

The expert panel included: 

  • Bob East – Tourism Australia, Chair 
  • Simon McGrath – Accor, Chief Operating Officer
  • Dr Jerry Schwartz – Schwartz Family Co, Director 
  • Troy Craig –CBRE Valuations & Advisory, Regional Director
  • Andrew McCasker – CBRE Debt and Structured Finance, Managing Director

Key Insights:

  • Huge pent up demand and desire for domestic travel, as consumer will look to spoil themselves
  • Domestic and regional tourism outlook is positive 
  • Concept of a Pacific bubble is exciting for the industry and the domestic market  
  • Hotel Industry has become more digitally and socially active
  • Federal and State Government support with the JobKeeper payment has been a lifeline for the industry
  • What the industry learns now in innovative cost structures being developed, will set us for a successful decade 


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Wayne Bunz
National Director, Capital Markets
+61 419 698 640
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Robert McIntosh
Executive Director, Valuation & Advisory
+61 449 587 023
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Troy Craig
Regional Director, Valuation & Advisory
+61 439 398 769

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