Countrywide Hotels Confirms Appointment of New Commercial Director

September 2022

One of Britain’s established hospitality management companies, Countrywide Hotels has added to its senior management team with the appointment of industry property and investment veteran, Alex Campbell as the company’s new Commercial Director. The appointment comes amid Countrywide Hotels increasing demand to advise clients on expansion plans, asset management and disposal.

Alex Campbell MIRCS, who joins Countrywide Hotels in September 2022, brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge from over 15 years working within the UK hotel sector, where he has handled several high-profile single assets, portfolio and investment projects in a brokerage role.

In the past 18 months, Countrywide Hotels’ portfolio has increased, this is due to the flexible and reactive team at Countrywide who have undertaken numerous projects to bring about increased revenue and profits for their asset owners. In most cases introducing third-party debt providers and providing full management support.

Alex’s role will encompass supporting the current Countrywide Hotels ownership base by leading product repositioning, rebranding with international franchise arrangements and supporting with off-market purchases.

Darren Patt, MD Countrywide Hotels said, “Alex brings with him a huge wealth of knowledge and experience and is a fantastic addition to the management team. Alex’s appointment as Countrywide Hotels Commercial Director ushers in a new era for us, as we proactively look to develop acquisition and disposal of property in the hospitality market in the wake of the COVID pandemic and Brexit.”

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Countrywide Hotels

An experienced hotel management and consultancy company, founded by Managing Director, Darren Patt in December 2014. They can be engaged to advise on all matters of hotel ownership from an initial hotel appraisal to advising on the food offering or reviewing whether opting for a brand would justify the required investment. Their consultancy is a key service for owners seeking to reposition their hotel, expand, sell, or acquire. Countrywide Hotels provides this service with independence and a focus on commercial returns. They currently manage many hotels and venues across England.