Glyn F. Aeppel is Founder, President and CEO of Glencove Capital, a hospitality investment and advisory company with an emphasis on the lifestyle segment. Since its founding eight years ago, Glencove Capital has invested in multiple hotels and restaurants, all in partnership with local investors and developers. Most recently, Glencove Capital has launched a lifestyle hospitality investment platform – the first corporate investment is in a European-based hospitality brand, MOB Hotel, which is being scaled in Europe and the United States (www.mobhotel.com).
Aeppel has over 30 years of global experience in developing and building hotel brands, raising capital, asset management and investing in hotel companies and assets for major companies including Marriott, Interstate Hotels, Le Meridien, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, and Loews Hotels. Most recently she served as Chief Investment Officer for Andre Balazs Properties.
She has sourced, closed and financed real estate investments of over $2 billion throughout the United States and Europe.
Aeppel serves as a Board Member of Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG), AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB), Exclusive Resorts and Gilbane Inc.
She holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a BA Honors from Principia College. She was born in South Africa and has also lived in Europe, Bermuda and the United States.