Rishabh Thapar

Director HVS Africa

rthapar@hvs.com

Rishabh is a Director with HVS ‘s MEA team and is responsible for conducting consulting and valuation assignments in Sub-Saharan Africa. Over the past two years he has worked in various hotel markets across East, West and Southern Africa. Having worked with HVS’s South Asia office previously he has more than five years of hotel consulting and development experience, having worked on several projects ranging from market/feasibility studies to commercial due diligence, transaction advisory and operator searches and individual/portfolio valuations. Before joining HVS, Rishabh worked with Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces in India and facilitated the construction and expansion of his family’s hotel business. He graduated from the Taj Management Training Program in 2008 and holds a BBA degree and a BA Honors degree in Hotel Management from the Institute of Hotel Management, Aurangabad (University of Huddersfield, UK).