Personable, well presented, positive and articulate professional with a wealth of hotel financial director experience across the globe. Hotel openings, centralization projects, takeovers, closures and re-openings, due diligence exercises and plenty of IT changes, upgrades and integration exercises. Gained considerable exposure to owner relations and managing negotiations. Had a reputation with IHG for motivating and developing bright new talent under him. Was known for his support to operational management and his strong communication skills across the organizations.
Above all has a high level of commercial awareness, a very practical approach and the ability to find and deliver solutions.
Rudy demonstrated flexibility, commitment and track record of career growth with InterContinental Hotels finally deciding to move to new pastures in 2008 when he arrived in Dubai to face his largest hotel resort opening to date.
Highly supportive references and recommendations from InterContinental Hotels and Atlantis The Palm. In 2009 Rudy moved to Amsterdam and joined Global Hotels and Resorts, owner of 8 hotels in Europe as Corporate Director of Finance, were he gained experience if the field of corporate finance reporting and asset management roles. Rudy worked for a self-made entrepreneurial owner establishing future growth and investment plans within the resort business in the Maldives and Sri Lanka. Rudy role as Associated Corporate Director of Finance and Reporting with Omran in Oman has gained him further experiences in the asset management roles and investors fields as Omran is the Owner of 24 hotels and various heritage tourist sides within Oman.