Andrea Grigg is a Senior Managing Director and Global Head of Hotel Asset Management for CBRE Hotels, leading the global hotel asset management and operator selection practice. Ms. Grigg is directly involved in implementing the practice’s signature disciplined approach and strategic direction for the practice’s portfolio to improve its performance and maximize value for our clients.
Prior to joining CBRE in 2023, Andrea served as Senior Managing Director and Head of Global Asset Management at JLL where she spent 16 years as a leader in the firm’s hotel asset management practice.
Ms. Grigg brings 24 years of leisure real estate and hospitality industry experience to her role as practice leader, including asset management across three global regions, luxury resort and master-planned community operations, hotel repositioning and pre-opening, acquisition due diligence, brand and operator selection, management contract and hotel lease contract negotiations, branded residential and programming consulting.
She has an extensive background in real estate and hospitality asset management and has worked with some of the most prominent owners, brands, and independent management companies worldwide. Ms. Grigg’s first-hand asset management experience includes iconic hotels, resorts and complex hotel portfolios globally.
Ms. Grigg joined JLL in 2007. Prior to her role with JLL, Ms. Grigg was the Transactions Manager for Lynch Investments and Assistant Vice President for Contact Development Corporation.
She is a member of the Hospitality Asset Managers Association (HAMA) and has participated as a speaker at numerous industry conferences, including NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference and the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) and authored thought leadership content.
Ms. Grigg was named one of the 2022 Influential Women in Hospitality by Questex’s Hotel Management Magazine October 2022 issue.