Liya has more than 10 years of hospitality experience including asset management, investment, and strategic advisory. As a Senior Director, she provides asset management services for a portfolio of hotels.
Prior to joining HotelAVE, Liya was a Director of Strategy at WATG, where she led strategic advisory projects for global hotel and mixed-use developments, and performed economic and market trend analysis to guide internal strategy. Prior to WATG, Liya has extensive hotel asset management, advisoryand investment experience with a number ofdomestic companies, leveraging data analytics, benchmarking and financial modeling to optimize operational and financial results.
Liya is bilingual in English and Mandarin Chinese.
“Don’t be in the business of playing it safe. Be in the business of creating possibilities for greatness.”– Bob Iger
Affiliations and Certifications
Cornell Hotel Society (CHS) – Los Angeles/Orange County Chapter, Member