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​​​​​​Current Responsibilities
Based in New York, Ms. Popova is an Associate with JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group. She is primarily responsible for advisory and asset management services in the North-Eastern region. More specifically, she is actively engaged in the asset management The Plaza Hotel in New York. Additionally, Ms. Popova works on a broad range of advisory projects, including operator selections, feasibility studies, buy side due diligence, appraisals, as well as market research studies. 

Experience
Ms. Popova has strong asset management and advisory experience with hotel properties in the New York area. She has been actively working on all aspects of asset managing The Plaza and the Dream Downtown, including performing monthly operational analyses and reports, implementing strategic initiatives, negotiating budgets, overseeing management and assessing financial statements and models, among other initiatives. Besides the Plaza and the Dream Downtown, representative advisory projects include the Baccarat, the Mandarin Oriental NY and Boston, W D.C., and InterContinental Boston. 

Prior Positions
Prior to joining JLL, Ms. Popova worked in hotel acquisitions and development at Fortuna Realty Group. Before Fortuna, she worked in finance and operations fields in New York and Moscow. 

Education and Affiliations
Ms. Popova holds a Master’s Degree in Hospitality from New York University with a major in Hotel Finance. She received a Law degree with a major in Business Law from Moscow State Technical University as well. Ms. Popova is bilingual in English and Russian, her native language.