Director of Strategic Development
Gadi Hassin is a hospitality professional with over 23 years’ experience working for international brands such as Hyatt and The Ritz Carlton hotels in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia. During his career, Hassin had the opportunity to be General Manager of unique resorts such as the Hyatt in Kathmandu as well as be opening General Manager for large mix use complexes that include hotel, branded residences, retail and conference center at the Hyatt in India and The Ritz Carlton hotel in Israel.
In 2015 Hassin took the role of managing partner of ELTA Hotel Invest Ltd, a company based in Tel Aviv that works with investors and developers who look at future hospitality trends. In this role Hassin focused on identifying opportunities to acquire new properties, working with finance experts, project managers, designers and architects, evaluating the current operation and the required Capex investment for refurbishment or rebranding, identifying and negotiation management and franchise agreements with international chains, and various other duties.
Hassin achieved his bachelors degree in political science and foreign affairs and his master degree majoring in diplomacy and international law from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Hassin holds Australian and French citizenship.