Paul Rands

Paul Rands
Director Development
Bridge Street

Paul is BridgeStreet’s Vice President of International Development, where he heads up the development and real estate department and has overall responsibility for growing the company portfolio via single asset, multi key opportunities in target markets through lease, management contract, affiliate and franchise models.

BridgeStreet Global Hospitality, the leading international provider of serviced apartment experiences, is actively growing the MODE and STUDYO aparthotel brands with a focus on European and US capital and gateway cities.

Prior to joining BridgeStreet in 2013 Paul held various development positions with major operating companies in the hospitality sector including Allied Domecq, Mitchells & Butlers and Whitbread, worked for Hillier Parker/CBRE, and latterly was a founding Director of Quant Capital Partners, where he led the fund raising and deal pipeline activity for the Quant Leased Hotel Fund.

Paul qualified as a chartered surveyor in 1998, and is currently based in London.