News release

JLL strengthens EMEA Hotels Capital Market’s team with strategic appointment in France

Laura Ben-Ibgui to head up France Hotels Transactions

September 27, 2021

JLL has appointed Laura Ben-Ibgui as Head of France Hotels Transactions for its EMEA Hotels Capital Market’s to bolster the existing capabilities. Laura will be based in Paris, France.

Laura brings over a decade of experience and joins JLL from Redman Hospitality, and previously at Paris Inn Group where she was Head of Development. Laura will enhance the teams strong European deal-making capabilities.

Patrick J Saade, Senior Managing Director EMEA Hotels Capital Markets, JLL, said: “We look forward to welcoming Laura to our strong team. We continue to appoint talented individuals to give us the tools to better client coverage. We have a strong reputation in France and I’m confident that Laura will lead to team to more successes.”

JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group has completed more transactions than any other hotels and hospitality real estate advisor over the last five years, totaling $83 billion worldwide, and across EMEA, JLL advised on €13.4 billion of hotel sales over the same period. JLL’s hotel valuation, brokerage, asset management and consultancy services have helped more hotel investors, owners and operators achieve high returns on their assets than any other real estate advisor in the world.

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