Executive Vice President, Acquisitions & Development-Europe | Interstate Hotels & Resorts
Aaron Greenman is Interstate Hotels & Resorts’ EVP of Acquisitions and Development for Europe. Based in Belgium, Aaron is responsible for growing the portfolio of managed hotels for Europe including Russia/CIS. He joined Interstate in fall 2007 as Head of Development in India, in addition to his responsibilities as COO with the company’s JV partner. In 2010, Aaron was promoted to SVP of Acquisitions and Development for Europe. At the time, Interstate had 10 hotels throughout Europe and presence in several countries. During his tenure, Interstate has addedapproximately 100 management agreements in Europe, and today the company has nearly 80 hotels and over 12,000 rooms under management, in addition to 12 hotels in the pipeline, making Europe one of Interstate’s fastest growing regions.
Previously, Aaron was MD for AFEX Group in Nairobi, Kenya with operations throughout East Africa, and earlier was a senior manager in Ernst and Young LLP’s real estate advisory services practice, based in Boston, New York and Miami. He earned a Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and a Bachelor of Arts from Amherst College.