The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New York
NY Overnight Partners / Newfield Enterprises International | Owner representative and asset management of The Ritz-Carlton on Central Park in New York. Asset management included hotel management contract restructuring negotiations, renovation program preparation and implementation, and owner representation to operator. In early 2005, after a couple more changes of ownership, the hotel facility was acquired by a development group interested in converting the facility to residential condominium ownership. Even while operating as a lodging facility, the property had several occupants holding a right to occupy their units as residences under long-term leases.
Responsibilities included oversight of hotel management company, including capital improvement programs. On behalf of the family office of Newfield Enterprises International (NEI), itself owned the Ibrahim brothers: HES’ Abdulaziz, Khaled, and Waleed bin Ibrahim Al Ibrahim.