Speaker Profile

Norman Wallace

Chief Executive Officer
Hotel Spec

Norman has forty years of experience in the hotel industry, managing various businesses in South Africa, Middle East, Indian Ocean Islands and Africa. During this tenure he has been responsible for a plethora of properties from Bespoke Deluxe properties through to Select Service and Timeshare. He has been involved with opening hotels in Nigeria, Zambia, Rwanda, Seychelles, South Africa, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

He has extensive experience in all disciplines of the industry and enjoys the development aspect thereof, he has also been responsible for rolling out a number of new innovative Food & Beverage concepts. Being astute in operational finance, he specializes in extracting optimal and sustainable returns from businesses. 

Hotel Spec is a company providing a service to owners to represent and assist them in new developments or existing properties that need repositioning. Our services include, market analysis, complete turnkey packages, technical services, project coordination, procurement, warehousing ,logistics and installation. The company has a pragmatic approach and each project and process is dealt with taking into account the country and its relevance to the local and international market.