Andy Berst, Chief Financial Officer
Andy Berst, Chief Financial Officer, is responsible for directing the day-to-day operational finance activities of the company’s hotel portfolio. His responsibilities include preparation of financial statements, payroll processing, cash management, forecast and budgeting oversight, internal audits, and the interface with external auditors. He also supervises individual property controllers and accounting systems.
Berst joins Richfield Hospitality from Millennium Hotels & Resorts where he was the Senior Director of Capital Planning, responsible for the hotel renovation team and helped to define the long term asset management plan for the organization. During his long spanning career in hospitality, Berst has also worked as VP of Finance at Sage Hospitality and Senior Director at The Walt Disney Company. Berst holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management from the University of Central Florida and an MBA from Crummer Graduate School of Business in Winter Park, FL.