Valuation & Advisory Leadership Team

Mark D. Capasso
Mark D. CapassoExecutive Director /
Americas Leader
Mr. Capasso is an Executive Director and the Americas Leader of the Hospitality & Gaming Group within C&W’s Valuation & Advisory group. Mark is domiciled in the Los Angeles office, where he provides appraisal and consulting services for hotels and casinos. Read more.
Leah Dauer Murphy, MAI
Leah Dauer Murphy, MAIExecutive Director /
U.S. Leader
Ms. Dauer Murphy is an Executive Director and U.S. Leader of the Hospitality & Gaming Group within C&W’s Valuation & Advisory group along with Mark Capasso. Ms. Murphy has valued various hospitality assets and land in excess of $11 billion. In addition, Ms. Murphy has nearly 10 years of operational experience in the hospitality industry. Read more.
Charles Suddaby, CMC, MRICS
Charles Suddaby, CMC, MRICSVice President /
Canada Practice Leader
Charles Suddaby leads the Hospitality & Gaming group in Canada. Charles has been providing consulting services to the hospitality industry for 30 years and has completed projects across Canada and the U.S., as well as in the Caribbean, Europe, Russia, Africa, and South America . Read more.
Brian Flood, AACI, P.App., MRICS
Brian Flood, AACI, P.App., MRICSVice President /
Canada Practice Leader
Brian Flood leads the Hospitality & Gaming group in Canada. With more than 30 years of valuation experience focused on the hospitality sector, He also has been a panelist at numerous Hotel Investment Conferences and lectured at Ryerson University in Toronto. Read more.
Cindy Schoenauer, AACI, RI
Cindy Schoenauer, AACI, RIVice President
Cindy Schoenauer, AACI, P.App., RI, is a Vice President at Cushman & Wakefield ULC in Vancouver, Canada, with the Valuation & Advisory Hospitality and Gaming Group. She brings over 15 years of industry experience and has specialized in the valuation of hospitality assets in all types of markets throughout Western Canada. Read more.

Hotel Investments Leadership Team

Curtis Gallagher
Curtis GallagherVice President /
Hotel Investments
Curtis Gallagher joined Cushman & Wakefield to lead the hotel investment sales division for Canada. Curtis has over 20 years’ experience in the hotel industry with an extensive background in hotel operations at a senior management level primarily with Four Seasons Hotels and real estate services including valuation, investment sales and debt financing advisory. Read more.
Jared Kelso
Jared KelsoSenior Managing Director
Jared Kelso has more than a decade of experience in the origination and marketing of sale and financing transactions. He has completed approximately $7 billion in lodging transactions. His expertise includes equity recapitalizations, dispositions, and acquisition, construction, and renovation financing for both single asset and portfolio transactions. Read more.