Senior Leadership

Entrepreneurial, nimble and proactive, HEI’s senior leadership team brings together high-performance experts whose cumulative experience melds decades of top brand operating expertise with legendary market cycle investment successes. Industry-shapers, these individuals, along with our founders, have completed billions in hotel transactions, as well as initiated progressive programs and processes that forever changed the hospitality landscape, including repositioning major known brands, pioneering “better bed and shower” concepts, establishing trendsetting culinary collaborations, developing more than 60 training programs still in use by top brands, creating prescient energy-saving innovations and pioneering a culture of love for our talented associates. 

Anthony Rutledge

Managing Partner & CEO

Ted Darnall

Partner & CEO, Lodging and Technical Services

Clark Hanrattie


Rachel Moniz

Chief Operating Officer

Marcus Harris

Chief Financial Officer

Dan Walworth

Chief Compliance and Strategy Officer

Nigel Hurst

Chief Human Resource Officer

Jeremy See

Chief Commercial Officer

Bradley Koch

Chief Technology Officer

Charlie Colletta

Senior Vice President, Investments

Steen Petri

Managing Director, Investments

Tony Lariño

Managing Director, Investments

Brian Russo

Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance

Aliya Kritzler

Vice President, Food and Beverage

Scott Hammons

President, Ground LVL Project Management

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