Partner, Head of Europe, KSL Capital Partners
Coley Brenan, Partner, KSL Capital Partners, runs the European office for KSL Capital Partners, based in London. KSL is a leading private equity firm with approximately $8.0 billion of equity capital commitments raised since 2005 and a 20-year track record of making investments exclusively in travel and leisure businesses. Through its investment vehicles, KSL has owned, operated and franchised some of the largest and most renowned hotel and resort properties in the United States and Europe, including approximately 62,000 hotel rooms, 1,100 restaurants, 575 retail stores, 1,100 spas, 700 leisure clubs and 300 golf courses with 1,100,000 members, 30,000 skiable acres with 260 ski lifts and 12 aviation FBOs. In Europe, KSL currently own, Hotels d’en Haut, a collection of 5 boutique hotels located in the French Alps and on the French Riviera, The Village Hotel Club, a collection of 29 h Village Hotel Club, a collection of 29 hotels located throughout the UK; The Belfry, a 312-room golf resort in Wishaw, England; and Cameron House, a 136-room golf resort on the shores of Loch Lomond, Scotland.