The Student Accommodation Podcast

Interview with Tom Devaney- Global COO, Scape

April 10, 2019

With one of the largest international student populations in the world and some of the best institutions, London was the natural place to start for this company. The well-known brand Scape is now focusing on opportunities globally, starting in Australia with 5,000 beds under construction and more in the pipeline for cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane.

On this episode we welcome on the show the Global Chief Operating Officer for Scape, Tom Devaney and discuss their growth plans and look in detail at operations in the Australian market.  With over 20 years in the hospitality, tourism and service industry, he brings a huge amount of experience to Scape. Having managed the openings and operations of hotels across Europe for brands such as Hilton, IHG and Marriott he makes sure everything Scape does lives up to the highest standards of the biggest names in the business.