Unlock Africa’s Hospitality and Real Estate Potential with Trevor Ward, managing director of W Hospitality Group

Trevor Ward
Trevor Ward, Managing Director, W Hospitality Group.

Trevor Ward is a hospitality and real estate luminary whose expertise has left an indelible mark on global industries. His career began in the late 1980s, and from that point forward, he dedicated himself to providing invaluable advisory services to clients, primarily in developing countries. With an enduring presence in Nigeria for nearly two decades, Trevor Ward has emerged as a pivotal figure for clients seeking guidance in Africa.


What sets Ward apart is his extensive international experience and his profound commitment to the African continent. His advisory work has extended to more than 90 countries, spanning Africa, Europe, North and South America, the Caribbean, and Asia. However, his extensive work across 40 African nations has solidified his reputation as one of the foremost experts in the African hotel industry.

As the managing director of the W Hospitality Group, Trevor Ward’s influence is substantial and widely recognized. He is sought after by international hotel and real estate groups and investors eager to establish a presence in Africa. His consultancy services encompass a broad spectrum, including investment appraisals, operator selection, asset management, valuations, and agency work.


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Trevor Ward: One-On-One With Africa Hotel Report

Recently, Africa Hotel Report had the privilege of sitting with Trevor Ward as part of our Africa Hotel Vista video series, “Inspire, Educate, Elevate.” In this engaging discussion, we explored a crucial topic of the month: “Exploring New Markets and Expanding Hotel Businesses in Africa.” Ward’s insights and wealth of knowledge undoubtedly enriched the conversation, highlighting his pivotal role in shaping the future of the hospitality and real estate industries on the African continent

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