Speaker Profile

Neil George

Board Adviser
CityBlue Hotels

Neil is adviser to the board of CityBlue Hotels, a rapidly growing mid-market Africa hotel chain and Founder and CEO of InnSight Advisory, a boutique hotel investment and development advisory firm.  

Within his 25 years of experience in the hotel industry and an international career spanning the US, Europe, the UK, Africa and the Middle East, Neil has held roles in hotel operations, consultancy, corporate finance and development.  Neil was previously SVP Acquisitions & Development at Starwood, responsible for Africa and the Middle East and prior to that, he was based in London in various roles as an industry expert with Deloitte and Arthur Andersen and has advised most major industry players during this time. 
Neil holds a Masters degree in hospitality management from Cornell University, New York.