Strong Industry Knowledge
Our principals have a combined hospitality industry experience of over 100 years. Not only are we active industry participants in the latest industry trends and developments but also are frequent speakers and/or advisors in major industry events with active dialogue with industry leaders.
Global Travel & Hospitality Network
We are well connected in every aspect of the global travel, tourism, and hotel business in all areas from planning, finance, real estate, marketing, operations, strategy, media, and technology, on all continents, being no more than two degrees away from the most important decision makers and influencers in the industry.
Extensive Real Estate Development and Management Experience
Our principals have deep and extensive hands-on experience in hospitality and mixed-use real estate development and management arena in North America, Europe and Asia (predominantly in China). Our real estate experience enables us to provide sensible and balanced solutions to our hospitality clients to immediately improve their bottom line performance.
Well Rounded China Knowledge and Expertise
August Hotels & Properties can strike a balance between being truly local and being truly international. Our principals have years of experiences in successfully operating both in China and in North America and Europe. Not only do we know we need to commit to maintain the utmost international professional standards but also to adapt to local culture and practice while building strong relationships with various Chinese business partners and local government officials.
Savvy Capital Raising Capability and Investment Know-how
Via its principals, August Hotels & Properties has unique reach and access to capital, both equity and debt, throughout Asia, North America and Europe. August Hotels & Properties’ principals also have extensive experience and expertise in structuring complex, industry specific deals to ensure client’s goals can be duly achieved.
We aim to maximize the return of our client’s investments by focusing on improving under-valued and under-performing assets either through (re)development and repositioning, or through operational improvement with ongoing management improvement and adjustment.
Over the years, our principals have developed a quality pipeline of unique projects in China for our investors.