Lisa joined Cycas in January 2018 to help drive Cycas’ European expansion, particularly in the Germanic markets, and foster Cycas’ ties with the European hotel investment community.
Lisa’s experience in the hospitality sector spans over ten years and two continents. Prior to joining Cycas, Lisa headed the development team of Zoku, an innovative boutique aparthotel concept based in the Netherlands. Before going operator-side, Lisa worked as director of fund management at Invesco Real Estate for over five years, facilitating over €650 million of real estate investments into the European hotel space for institutional investors.
Prior to Invesco, Lisa worked with CBRE Hotels’ advisory and valuation team in London, Marriott International’s Business Development and Finance team in Zurich and HVS’ hotel consulting and valuation team in New York. A German native, Lisa is a graduate of the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne, Switzerland, and is fluent in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian.
“There were interesting opinions, relevant discussions and it was very worthwhile coming over to Berlin for Recharge. The discussion over what makes a serviced apartment what it is was one of my highlights and the Escape Room on Day 1 was good fun.