Dave Baswal

Currently the Chief Operating Officer of Ovolo Hotels Australia, Dave brings with him over 15 years’ experience within the hospitality industry. An exemplary hospitality executive who creates strategic alliances with organisation leaders. With a proven experience in operations, strategic finance, corporate treasury, project management, distribution, IT, audit, financial analysis, sales and marketing within hospitality industry. Dave joined Ovolo Group’s Australian team with a goal of driving the Hong Kong-based brand’s further expansion into the Australian market.

Dave has been instrumental in leading design and development initiatives for all new Australian based Ovolo Hotels including spearheading recent design projects for Ovolo Inchcolm Brisbane, Ovolo Nishi and the new Emporium hotel to be re-branded shortly.

Ovolo Hotels have incredible design credentials. In 2017 Ovolo won Australia’s Best Design Boutique Hotel for Ovolo Woolloomooloo and Best City Explorer Boutique Hotel for Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour at  the World Boutique Hotel Awards, along with another consecutive year win at World Luxury Hotel Awards with China’s Best Luxury Design Hotel for Ovolo Southside & Australia’s Best Luxury Contemporary/Stylish Hotel for Ovolo Woolloomooloo