chief development officer
Dream Hotel Group
David Kuperberg is currently the Chief Development Officer of Dream Hotel Group. Mr. Kuperberg is responsible for the growth of a successful portfolio of lifestyle hotels, which include the Dream, Time, and Unscripted and brands. Prior to Dream Hotel Group, Mr. Kuperberg was head of development for Virgin Hotels.
Mr. Kuperberg started his hospitality career in 2004 with Wyndham as Senior Director of Mergers and Acquisitions. In this position, Mr. Kuperberg oversaw the acquisition of Ramada International from Marriott. The deal resulted in the acquisition of over 200 international hotels and launched Wyndham’s international hotel business.
In 2006, Mr. Kuperberg was promoted to Vice President of Development and Strategy, where he oversaw the acquisition of the TRYP brand from Sol Melia, representing 94 hotels across Europe and South America. Mr. Kuperberg also oversaw a joint venture with the Malta-based Corinthia Group by acquiring an equity stake in their management company that resulted in the re-branding of Corinthia’s hotels under the Wyndham flags.
Prior to joining Wyndham, Mr. Kuperberg was an Associate at True North Capital, a private equity group and merchant bank that provided financing solutions to companies in the US and Europe. Mr. Kuperberg started his career as a Strategy Consultant at Computer Sciences Corporation in the Management Consulting division. He is a proud graduate of University of California at Berkeley where he majored in History and Yale University where he received his Masters degree.