Vice President, Acquisitions & Development
Andrew Heilmann joined GFI Hospitality in 2017 as Vice President, Acquisitions & Development. He is responsible for sourcing, underwriting, and structuring hospitality related investment and development opportunities throughout the United States. Previously Andrew was a Vice President of Acquisitions & Development for Two Roads Hospitality (formerly Commune Hotels + Resorts). At Two Roads, Andrew worked closely with hotel Owners and Developers to identify and negotiate the hotel management agreements of development and conversion opportunities across the Alila, Destination, Joie de Vivre, Thompson, and tommie brands in the US, Mexico, and UK.
Prior to Two Roads, Andrew was the Manager of Business Development for Pyramid Hotel Group overseeing the analysts in their day-to-day underwriting and Business Development priorities while also leading Due Diligence and Transition Teams as needed. He started his career in Rooms Operations with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts. Andrew earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration.