Managing Director / Managing Partner
Responsibilities & Skill Set:
Matthew Engel, Managing Director/Partner oversees T.R. ENGEL Group – Middle East, LLC and brings 17+ years of diversified real estate underwriting and hotel asset and project management experience to this assignment. Engel works with and supervises assignments including hotel advisory and hotel operational asset management work. Matt has been on-point in creating the Qatar-based T.R. ENGEL Group-Middle East, LLC. In that capacity, Engel has conducted major lodging transactions in Europe and the United States on behalf of Qatar investors.
Previously, Engel managed investor relations of three (3) private equity lodging opportunity investment funds as asset manager at The Procaccianti Group (TPG). This hotel portfolio included Marriott, Starwood, Hilton, and Intercontinental Hotel Group upper upscale hotel assets. Engel began his career with Holliday Fenoglio Fowler’s New York City investment sales team where he was the lead associate on over 20 closed investment sales deals across the retail, industrial, office, multifamily and land property sectors valued in excess of $1.2B. Mr. Engel is holds a bachelor’s degree from Hamilton College and an Advanced Computer Certification from the University of California, San Diego.