About Sader Hospitality Worldwide LLC

Ghassan (Gus) Sader
Principal | Sader Hospitality Worldwide, LLC

Ghassan J. Sader, founder and CEO of Sader Hospitality Worldwide, LLC, is a graduate of the prestigious Institut International de Glion of Montreux, Switzerland. Following graduation he subsequently attended Cornell University and completed special courses in the Professional Development Program "PDP" on a scholarship program. Over the next 25 years Sader managed and consulted for hotels in the United States, Canada, Switzerland, Japan, Eastern Europe, Central Asia, The Middle East and The Arabian Gulf States. He has worked for numerous hotel chains including Hilton Domestic & International, Sheraton Hotels, Intercontinental, Omni Hotels and independent boutique hotels in the United States and Canada, a Castle in Japan, opened and managed Beach Club Resort in Baku/Azerbaijan, assessed/evaluated seven hospitality assets in Croatia, and consulted and opened a resort on an island in the Middle East on the Red Sea.

Ghassan Sader

Beginning in 1990, he was asset manager at Great Western Bank, responsible for overseeing a mixed portfolio of hospitality assets worth $800 million. After four years, mission accomplished, all assets had been stabilized and sold at over book value.

After completion of the sale, Sader founded Hospitality Asset Services, LLC in 1995. In 1997, Sader changed the name to Sader Hospitality Worldwide, LLC and continued providing consulting and asset management services for more than a dozen hotels throughout the United States, Japan, Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East.

In addition to providing consulting and management services, Sader also serves as an expert witness in U.S. bankruptcy court, hospitality assets turnaround, due diligence and franchisor/franchisee relationships. His expertise has proven valuable to a number of banks and hospitality owners working to solve issues with problematic properties.

Sader Hospitality Worldwide, LLC, is based in Los Angles, CA, and was created to provide exceptional management and consulting services to the hospitality industry. Sader is a regular speaker or panel participant for industry related conferences and universities.

Sader is a member of the Los Angeles Bankruptcy Forum, the Turnaround Management Association, California Receivership Forum and a former member of the Los Angeles Hotel Association.