Speaker: Andreas Scriven ’00, Lead Partner – Deloitte UK

Andreas is the Lead Partner – Hospitality & Leisure based in our London office. He has extensive advisory and M&A experience across the UK, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the USA. As a member of the Travel, Hospitality & Services Executive for Deloitte NSE and Middle East he is responsible for shaping the Hospitality & Leisure agenda, as well as working with the firm’s global network. He also sits on Deloitte’s NSE Consumer Executive and is part of the THS Global Leadership team.

His key areas of expertise include commercial due diligence, strategic reviews and advice, bank support, feasibility, and market analysis. In addition, Andreas has advised on over £35bn of equity & debt exposure across the hospitality & leisure sectors in recent years, providing operational reviews, independent business reviews, strategic advice, market entry advice as well as defining workout options and evaluating rebranding/positioning opportunities. His client experience includes many of the leading global brands/operators, private equity and hedge funds, property investors and developers, as well as overseas investment funds.

Prior to joining Deloitte, Andreas was the International Managing Director at Christie & Co where he had responsibility for 16 offices across Europe and the Middle East, as well as China. Furthermore, he headed up the Consultancy service line across the firm. Andreas previously worked for both Arthur Andersen and Deloitte across the US and Europe and has operational hotel experience in Hong Kong, the USA and Europe.

Andreas regularly speaks/moderates at leading hospitality conferences and is frequently quoted in international, national and trade publications. He is a graduate of Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration and also speaks fluent German and Swiss German.