dga Business Development, Hotel & Leisure Sector

DGA's Associates

The 'A' in 'DGA' represents our Associates but is also representative of the Consulting Alliance  we have helped form of specialist consultants delivering stakeholder value in the wider property, hospitality leisure and tourism sectors we also work with other industy colleagues:

DGA ASSOCIATES-those with whom we have a long term working relationship and provide complementary skills, specialist expertise or specific market knowledge.


Lynn heads this specialist development consultancy that focuses on assessing the potential for hotel and visitor accommodation development in UK destinations through delivering demand appraisals for public and private sector clients including Hotel Futures Studies. These identify hotel needs in various locations for local authorities at regional county city or district level, and provide industry trends and developer requirements to enable destinations to plan effectively to meet future market growth.


CONOR O’BROIN - FINANCIAL FRONT/LVV CAPITAL www.financialfront.co.uk; http//lvvcapital.com

Conor runs Financial Front Ltd., the London-based core member firm of LVV Capital that has offices in London,Dublin and Dusseldorf and US associations. His expertise covers all aspects of advisory and transaction services including Negotiation on deal issues, Restructuring, Management of the sales processes of a business and Succession Planning.



William heads Sherrard which specialised in real estate development and consultancy. The company has offices in London and Rome, and associated offices in Milan, Amsterdam and Lisbon. The company manages and coordinates property acquisitions, planning and development, financing and investment, architectural design and construction across hotels, resorts, and student housing.


GEOFF PARKINSON-HOTEL INVESTMENT ADVISORS -www.hotelinvestmentadvisors.com

Geoff heads this specialist hotel asset management company focused on actively helping owners to manage their assets and create value from their hotel investments. Formerly head of a number of international hospitality consulting firms he has advised and represented many operating groups, investors and financial institutions with interests in the sector. He is also a Director of Xtreme Hotels.


DGA has access and good working relationships with specialist proferssionals that can service stakeholder needs across the wider hospitality,lesiure and tourism sector:

  • Offering a one stop shop in hotels, catering,leisure,travel and tourism
  • Focused on delivering value to a range of stakeholders in hospitality, leisure and tourism projects
  • Providing a wide range of services from strategy and planning through to implementation 
  • Global solutions due to excellent geographical knowledge, contacts and experience

DGA has joined with other specialists in order to provide from one source services that offer both breadth –expertise across the sector-and depth-years of experience. Our skills cover all aspects of the hotel, leisure and tourism industries from land and property acquisition, business planning and feasibilities through to marketing or tourism strategy, technology, sales action plans, and operational advice.