About Us

About Jali

Jali brings together two of the best hospitality owners/developers/operators in the U.S. to deliver unmatched expertise at all phases of the investment cycle.

Witness Investment

Encompassing two generations of and over three decades of  hotel development and management experience, The Witness Group (TWG) is a family-led vertically-integrated business that brings an experienced and critical eye to every aspect of hospitality acquisition, development, and operation.

Sagar Patel

Managing Partner

Leads Capital Strategy – develops and oversees the company’s investment strategy, which encompasses sourcing the required debt and equity for each acquisition or new development.

Aakash Patel

Acquisitions Partner

Leads Partnerships + Development – oversees site selection, entitlements, and development partner relationships to help drive the growth of the company through new deals.

Hotel Equities

Hotel Equities is a recognized best-in-class owner, operator and development firm managing a portfolio of 210+ hotels and projects throughout the U.S. and Canada. Our hotel management portfolio consists of full service, select service, boutique, independent, and lifestyle hotels.

Hotel Equities provides world class hotel management training programs and form strategic partnerships with hoteliers to build upon our current portfolio of hotels.

Fred Cerrone

Management + Operations Expert

One of Marriott’s first franchise partners. HotelWorld Network  “Hotelier of the Year” in 2009.  Chairman of Marriott’s Fairfield Inn Franchise Advisory Board, he also sits on the Advisory Board for Georgia State University’s Cecil B. Day School of Hospitality.

Brad Rahinsky

Experienced Advisor

President and Chief Executive Officer – develops the long-term vision and supports all aspects of the firm’s growing business.

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