John Healy advises clients on lodging related finance and accounting areas with particular emphasis on strategic growth and performance turnarounds. John uses his extensive experience as a platform to deliver best practice solutions to clients which result in lasting improvement. John specializes in all aspects of hotel operations from development to pre-opening and operations. Recent assignments have included resort management agreement take-overs and hotel asset receivership on behalf of lending institutions.
With over 30 years of experience in branded international hotel operations, John’s rigorous approach to client assignments ensures enduring added value to hotel finance operations with a focus in the following areas:
Mergers & acquisitions
Internal control environment
Shared Service Centres
Labour management systems
Internal & external benchmarking
Prior to joining Hotel Solutions Partnership, John held executive level positions over 25 years at Marriott International. John’s most recent responsibility at Marriott was as Regional Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer for the United Kingdom, Ireland, Middle East and Africa region, based in London. John oversaw strategic operational financial aspects of 92 hotels in 10 countries. He has worked at both the property level and corporate assignments in the USA, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.
In the United Kingdom, John held responsibility for design, planning and execution of a United Kingdom Shared Service Center, which streamlined and centralized accounting and reporting support, human resources, and marketing efforts for 50+ hotels. In addition, John led a team which planned and implemented a Labour Management System for over 10,000 employees in the United Kingdom.
John is a resident of Los Angeles, California. He is a graduate of The College of William and Mary in Virginia.