Frederic Le Fichoux
Partner, Head of Hotel Transactions - Continental Europe • Czechia
Frédéric joined Cushman & Wakefield Hospitality in March 2007 and is based in Prague, Czech Republic. He is responsible to lead the Hotel Transactions team in Continental Europe and the Hospitality team in Central & Eastern Europe (investment, valuation, development advisory, and operator selection). Frédéric has worked in the CEE region for the last 6 years.
Frédéric has over 17 years of experience in the hospitality sector, having worked in operations, at different managerial positions for more than 6 years. His experience as a professional adviser accounts for the last 11 years.
Frédéric become Cushman & Wakefield Partner in 2013.
- MBA in Hospitality Management from Cornell University and ESSEC Business School in Paris – 2005
- RICS Postgraduate Diploma in Property Investment (Reading University) – 2009
- MRICS – Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors – 2010
- RICS Registered Valuer – 2012
- President of ESSEC Alumni for the Czech Republic – 2012
Investment Transaction – Frédéric has advised on the acquisition and disposal of over EUR 500 million of hotel transactions in Europe, over the past years, including the acquisition of the Renaissance hotel in Barcelona, and the Pullman hotel in Paris La Defense, the sale of the Courtyard by Marriott in Prague airport and the Ramada Mitte in Berlin;
Development Advisory/Feasibility Study – Frédéric advised on numerous hotel development projects throughout Europe.
Marina Valuation/Feasibility Study – Frédéric recently advised on one of the most iconic mega yacht marina project in Europe: Porto Montenegro based in the Bay of Kotor, Adriatic Sea.
Operator Selection – Frédéric was responsible for the negotiation and selection of Hyatt for a luxury hotel development in Sofia.
IPO Listing – Frédéric worked as adviser to Warimpex in a EUR 500 m offering to the Warsaw and Vienna stock markets including 10 existing hotels and 17 hotel development projects.
• Quinn International Property Management Ltd
• Raiffeisen Leasing Real Estate
• CA Immobilien Anlagen AG
• East-West United Bank