Karl Bier is managing partner of value one development international. Its focus is on the development of innovative student housing under the brand milestone as well as boarding houses and hotels all over Europe. Hotels are currently planned in Lisbon, Porto, Budapest and Vienna. Negotiations on future projects in Germany, Poland and Italy are ongoing.
Up until 2016 Karl was CEO of UBM Development for over 20 years. In this time UBM Development became the leading hotel developer in Europe. Besides traditional real estate projects in the residential and office sector, Karl started projects in the hotel segment back in the 1990’s. During his time as CEO he realized more than 40 projects with over 10,000 rooms for leading international hotel brands in various European countries.
Karl holds a law degree and has been in real estate business for 40 years.