Scott Root joined GFI Hospitality LLC in 2016 as Senior Vice President and Director of Asset Management.
Most recently Scott was the Senior Vice President of Finance at Chelsea Hotels where he oversaw the real estate and hotel management divisions.
At Chelsea Hotels, Scott was the most senior finance leader and responsible for the overall operations, finance, accounting, administration, human resources, legal and technology functions with direct oversight of both corporate and property management teams. Additionally, he led the acquisition and disposition of new assets, management takeovers, debt financing and equity placement.
Prior to joining Chelsea Hotels, Scott was the Director of Finance within the corporate team at Morgans Hotel Group and also held various roles within the both finance and accounting at Club Quarters hotels. Scott graduated from Magna Cum Laud from Pace University earning his BBA degree in Finance.
GFI Hospitality, LLC
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