Keith Lindsay is Managing Director of Operational Real Estate in UK & Ireland and Continental Europe, a region with offices in over 18 countries and a team of 300 + real estate experts. Recently Keith has also taken the role of Managing Director of CBRE Hotels across APAC. Prior to taking this position in 2019, Keith successfully led the pan-European CBRE Hotels team, trebling the size of the team and its revenues.
Prior to joining CBRE, Keith co-founded Beacon Hospitality Partners, a global hospitality asset management, advisory and transactional practice. Under his stewardship as a Partner of Beacon Hospitality Partners, Keith was responsible for the strategic growth initiatives of several Dorchester Collection assets along with the renovation and expansion of the Plaza Athénée Paris and the acquisition of the Hotel Eden in Rome.
During his 26 years in the commercial real estate sector, Keith has held senior management roles within major global hospitality and leisure investment and operating companies. Keith began his career working for renowned brands such as Disney, Intercontinental Hotels Group and Accor. He subsequently created and led the Global Hospitality Fund of AIG Global Real Estate in New York.