Speaker Profile

Marc Finney

Head of Hotel & Resorts Consulting
Colliers International

Marc has more than 30 years’ experience in the international hotel business and is a recognised specialist in hotel and resort development. He offers clients a full suite of services from concept and feasibility to operational advice to investment negotiation and corporate finance solutions.
Marc has worked throughout the UK, Europe, Africa, Russia and CIS countries, and the Caribbean. 
At Colliers International, Marc has directed in excess of 300 consultancy and project finance assignments and is highly valued by each client for his expertise, guidance and experience across a vast array of project types and requirements. 
Marc is a recognised expert in resort development throughout the Mediterranean region.  He lived and worked in Portugal for six years and has provided advisory assistance to some of that country’s best known resorts such as Pine Cliffs, Quinta do Lago, Vale de Lobo, Quinta da Marinha, Quinta do Peru and Quinta da Penha Longa.  His resort experience also includes work in France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Cyprus, Croatia, Montenegro, Algeria, Egypt, Morrocco, Libya, Malta, Slovenia as well as more than 15 Caribbean islands and mainland Mexico.
Few leading advisers have the depth and breadth of experience within the Hospitality and Leisure industries as Marc Finney. A consummate professional, he understands all aspects from operational details to complicated real estate and financing strategies. 
Marc has also lectured and produced several publications on tourism, and hotel and resort development.