Merzak Kaddour

Merzak Kaddour

Head of Development Finance, SACO Apartments


SACO is The Serviced Apartment Company, one of the UK’s leading providers of serviced apartments with an extensive network of properties in cities around the world.

Merzak is the Head of Development Finance at Saco (www.sacoapartments.com), Oaktree Capital Management's Serviced Apartment Platform. Preveious to that, Merzak was Group Operations Director for Union Hanover Securities (www.unionhanover.com) covering a wide range of responsibilities extending to capital stack management, platform development & operation and third party commercial partnership. Previous to joining UHS, Merzak was Head of Hospitality & Leisure Finance at National Australia Group (Europe) where he led the bank’s Hospitality Sector for both Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks. Mr. Kaddour is a respected hospitality industry and structured finance professional with over 20 years of diverse, hands-on experience in areas of Hotels & Leisure operations and development, workouts and restructuring, asset management and debt origination.