Jeff has direct responsibility for the Finance, Risk, Accounting, Legal and Procurement functions across all lines of business within the Tavistock Development Company. He brings extensive leadership experience to the group, with over 25 years in corporate and field-based positions within the hospitality industry.
Prior to joining Tavistock as Senior Vice President in 2018, Jeff served as the Chief Financial Officer for the Viceroy Hotel Group, where he spearheaded corporate and hotel-based Accounting and Finance, in addition to overseeing the Risk, Compliance and Underwriting work for the company.
Jeff’s expertise spans a tenured career in Finance, Accounting and Operations, including a decade of leadership at Intercontinental Hotels Group, where he held leadership positions in Financial Planning and Analysis, and Business Support for the Americas, including oversight and support for the Franchised, Managed and Owned Hotel estate for 7 brands, spanning 5 countries. Early in his career Jeff held positions within the Hospitality Division of the B.F. Saul Company as Regional Controller and General Manager, going on to work for Prime Hospitality as a Regional Vice President of Operations. He later joined Tiburon Hospitality as Managing Director and CFO for their resort locations.
Jeff is a graduate of Old Dominion University where he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree and Master of Business Administration.