Michael Shinton


Michael is highly fluent in property finance and held senior positions within multinational firms and some of Melbourne’s largest private family companies. His expertise lies in strategic acquisition, feasibility development, financing, construction and property and hotel commercial negotiations. He was a key member of the management team that launched and grew one of Australia’s most successful hotel brands, the Art Series Hotel Group.

Tom Monahan
(dec. 2023)

Director – Asia

In memory of Tom, we are grateful for his years of dedication and support to the industry at large.

Tom was an Axsia HTL director heading up the Singapore office. He was an expert in the Asia Pacific market, spending most of him time living and working in Singapore, Hong Kong and Jakarta. He started his career in IHG and moved up to senior finance and business development roles for Forte/Granada, Starwood, Wyndham and Carlson Rezidor before landing the role of CEO of Lipp Karawaci’s (Jakarta) Hospitality and Leisure Group.