Simon Hallgarten – Partner

Simon_HallgartenSimon Hallgarten oversees all aspects of Northview’s day-to-day operations. In addition, Mr. Hallgarten leads design and construction for the firm, including all pre-development, planning, contractor oversight, budget preparation, and hands-on project management. He has more than 25 years of experience in hotel and residential operations, feasibility, development, construction, and asset management in the U.S., Europe, and Australia.

Mr. Hallgarten began his career in Europe and Australia working as a chef and hotel manager before joining the London-based real estate feasibility groups at KPMG and Deloitte (previously Deloitte and Touche). In 1993, Mr. Hallgarten joined the development group at Westin Hotels & Resorts, where he remained as a vice president of development during the sale of the company to Starwood Capital and Goldman, Sachs & Co.

From 1997 to 2003, Mr. Hallgarten was involved with all aspects of hotel and residential acquisitions, development, and asset management, working as a consultant for The Bridgetown Group, The Alpha Group, and as West Coast Vice President of Development for Hardin Capital.

Mr. Hallgarten has a BA Hons. from Bristol University (England), and a post graduate degree in hotel management from Manchester University’s Hollings Faculty. He is a member of the Urban Land Institute.

Mr. Hallgarten sits on the Board of Community Plates, a non-profit focused on solving hunger in America through an innovative crowd sourcing solution.