Advisor for U.S. and Montenegro
Hospitality industry executive with over 30 years multi unit hotel experience in operations, distressed hotel turnarounds, investing, design & construction from ground up. Also extensive & diversified experience in commercial real estate, national food distribution, industrial warehouses, food outlets, nutraceuticals, E-Commerce, finance, electronic payment processing, wellness & fitness, technology, recycling and farming.
Mr. Raza has been appointed as a CRO - Chief Restructuring Officer for several hotel bankruptcy cases in Middle District of Florida. Served as Receiver for State Court appointed hotel case. Moderated and participated on several hospitality panels. Presented revenue management techniques and best E-commerce practices at brand conferences for various hotel chains.
Managed multiple investments in real estate, health & fitness, technology, finance, payment processing, farming, land development and land banking, nutraceuticals, skin care, logistics and distribution companies.
Mr. Raza has Bachelors degree in Business Administration and Masters in Arts from Sind University. Also is a member of American Bankruptcy Institute, Asian American Hotel Owners Association, Turn Around Management Association. Mr. Raza has been involved in several local community development projects in Tampa area, social and philanthropic projects in various capacities. Fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi with basic working knowledge of Arabic and Punjabi. Currently resides in Montenegro with his wife and two children.