London, UK

What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Location London, UK
Region EMEA

Focused on educating and re-imagining your business going forward OpRE is a platform where over 300 investors, owners, financiers, operators, advisors, brokers and innovators will come together to form the operational real estate deals of the future.

OpRE will be a festival of ideas, a festival of deal-making, a festival of contact building, a festival of knowledge sharing and a festival that will drive your business success.

OpRE is new. But it is also an evolution. It adapts and changes the successful series of conferences organised by the leading media company which supplies information to hotel investors and combines it with the most successful organiser of hotel investment events in EMEA.

The winning combination of Bench Events and Hotel Analyst will bring the proven experience of creating world-class events together with the content of the most respected media voice in its sector.


2022 Speakers


Surinder Arora
Founder and Chairman, Arora Group

David Batchelor
Managing Director Operational Real Estate UK, CBRE

Coley Brenan
Partner, Head of Europe, KSL Capital Partners

Laura Brinkmann
Vice President, Real Estate, Brookfield

Benjamin Chiche
Hotel Investment Director (Europe), Schroder Real Estate Investment Management

Mark Clacy-Jones
Fund Strategist – Real Estate, Aberdeen Standard Investments

Elvin Cordic
Associate Director, Fund Management, M & G Real Estate

Frank Croston
Partner, Hamilton Hotel Partners

Nevius Glussi
Director of Development, LVMH Hotel Management

Denise Grant
Vice President, GIC Real Estate

Frank Hildwein
Head of Hotel Acquisitions and Sales, Deka Immobilien

Tatyana Ignatyeva
Managing Director, Venoru

Erik Jacobs
Partner, HORECA Investment Partners

David Kellett
Senior Director – Hotel Transactions, Invesco Real Estate

Neil Kirk
Principal, Henderson Park

Theodore Kubak
Partner, Arbireo Hospitality Invest

Anders Nissen
CEO, Pandox

Duncan Owen
Global Head of Real Estate, Schroder Real Estate Investment Management

John Ozinga
CEO, AccorInvest

Thomas Page
Head of Hotels & Leisure, CMS

Abbas Rangwala
Head Mergers & Acquisitions, Interglobe

David Ryland
Chairman, Operational Real Estate Investors Forum

Andrew Sangster
Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst

Omiros Sarikas
Founding Member and Managing Partner, Brookstreet Equity Partners

Marie Scott
Partner, Co-Head of the CMS Real Estate & Construction Group, CMS

Mark Socker
Head of Global Real Estate, Dilmon LLC

Jonathan Worsley
Chairman, Bench

Christian Youens
Principal, Cedar Capital Partners

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Pandox
• DLA Piper

• AHV Associates