Managing Partner, HVS Africa
Tim Smith is the Managing Partner in the Cape Town office of HVS, the leading global specialist hotel valuation, consulting and brokerage firm. HVS operates from 35 offices worldwide with the Cape Town office responsible for work carried out throughout Africa.
Tim is responsible for feasibility studies, valuations and general consultancy work throughout the African continent and within the past few years he has appraised properties in over 20 countries across the continent. Before opening the Cape Town office, Tim worked in the London office of HVS where he was responsible for valuations in the EMEA region. Throughout his career, Tim has advised numerous local and international lenders, many of the leading brand owners and a wide variety of owners, operators and developers.
Tim graduated from De Montfort University with a degree in Estate Management and has been valuing hotels and other leisure properties since 1995. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is a Registered Valuer.