Ricardo Mader Rodrigues- Managing Director of Advisory and Asset Management Services for the Americas Region JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group

With over 30 years’ experience in the consulting field, Ricardo Mader Rodrigues has developed comprehensive expertise in the hospitality and tourism industries in 10 countries in LatinAmerica and other regions, including investment sales, market research and analysis, development of marketing strategies and marketing plans, hotel companies selection and contract negotiation, asset management.

Mr. Rodrigues is a graduate of the Business Administration School of FGV, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Specialized in Hotel Administration by Cornell University, USA.

Mr. Rodrigues has bee a guest speaker on numerous topics in hospitality seminars, including market analysis and the state of the lodging industry in Brazil.