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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Phone: +971 4 313 2019

Roger Allen

Roger Allen Group CEO
RLA Global

Industry Specialty

strategic planning
development services
management contract negotiation
financial analysis
investment analysis
market and feasibility studies
operational analysis / reviews
asset management
risk management
marketing & sales strategies
marketing plans
revenue management
due diligence
recreational facilities consulting


boutique hotels
condo hotels
destination casino resorts
destination resorts
full service hotels
holiday villages
independent hotels
private clubs
resort mixed use developments
tourism / destination management
urban mixed use development
water parks

Speaker Topics

asset management
consumer trends
global hotel industry trends
hospitality appraisals valuation
indoor water park resorts
management and leadership
management contracts
spa design management and marketing
workouts and turnarounds

Geographic Areas

Americas, Europe, Middles East, Africa

Speaking Engagements

Leisure hotel as own asset class - International Hotel Investment & Design Club Forum, Vienna, Austria Resorts: What’s in the Mix - Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Investment Forum, Tarragona, Spain Scaling-up success - École Hôtelière de Lausanne, Switzerland Alternative Hotels - Tourism, Hotel, Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Africa, Cape Town, South Africa Influencing Trends - ILHA European Luxury Hospitality Summit, Rovinj, Croatia Luxury Hospitality Leadership Conference, Miami, USA IHIF, Berlin, Germany MIPIM, Cannes, France

Mission Statement

To continue for RLA to be the go-to corporate global resource for hospitality, leisure, recreation, wellbeing and health tourism related to hotels, destinations, resorts, active living communities and mixed-use developments. Optimizing financial performance for investors and property operators, as well as destinations with trusted, results-driven advice from the world’s most knowledgeable and dedicated, specialist, independent advisors in our industry sector.


Roger is the Group Chief Executive Officer of RLA Global, a recognized global advisory to investors, owners, developers and management companies. Specialized in hospitality, leisure, recreation, wellbeing and health tourism related to hotels, resorts, residential, mixed-use, healthcare, active living communities and destination tourism developments.

Past Experience

A former partner at Horwath HTL for Central & Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS Countries


Economic BSc, Finance & Accounting Executive Education Program Columbia University Graduate School

Articles and Publications

Roger was a co-author contributor to the book Hotel & Resorts Valuation - An Investors Guide. See for an extended list of authored articles, industry reports.