Hala Matar Choufany

President HVS Middle East, India & Africa


President for HVS Middle East, Africa & South Asia and Managing Partner of HVS Dubai. 

In the last 15 years, Hala has worked on more than 850 hospitality projects, ranging from single to large scale mixed use developments and conducted numerous valuations, feasibility studies, operator search and contract negotiations, operational assessments, and general consultancy work in Europe, MENA and Asia. Hala has in-depth expertise in regional hotel markets and a broad exposure to international markets and maintains excellent contacts with developers, owners, operators, investment institutions and government entities. 

Hala has completed Executive Education at Harvard Business School and has an MBA from ESSEC & Cornell.