Director, Choice Hotels

Monte Koch

Monte Koch is a Retired Partner at BDT & Company. He has advised clients and invested in a broad range of industries, including real estate, lodging, aviation and technology, with a diverse background in both institutional and entrepreneurial settings. With more than 25 years of investment banking experience, he served as Chairman of M&A for the Americas and Global Head of Real Estate Investment Banking at Deutsche Bank. In late 2012, Monte left Deutsche Bank to serve as Co-Founder, Co-CEO and later Vice Chairman of Ten-X/, the largest online marketplace for residential and commercial real estate transactions. Monte is a director of publicly-traded Choice Hotels. He holds an ATP license and is type rated in the Falcon 10, G-IV, G-V and Boeing 747-400. He also holds helicopter and seaplane ratings. Mr. Koch graduated from The College of William & Mary with a BBA in management. Koch formerly served as Board Chair of the NBAA Board of Directors and is currently Chair Emeritus.

Additional Information About Monte J.M. Koch

Oct. 18, 2023 Board Elections Take Place at NBAA Annual Meeting During NBAA-BACE
Oct. 13, 2021 Koch, Witzig Chosen to Lead NBAA Board of Directors; Amalfitano, Weihs to Lead Advisory Council
Dec. 14, 2020 Members Re-Elect Nine Board Leaders at Virtual Annual Meeting
Oct. 23, 2019 Members Re-Elect Directors, New Board Leaders Take Office at NBAA’s Annual Meeting
Oct. 11, 2017 NBAA Announces New Board & AMAC Leaders, Re-Elects Directors
Oct. 22, 2014 Board Elections Take Place at NBAA Annual Meeting
Oct. 11, 2011 Board Elections Take Place at NBAA Annual Meeting
Oct. 17, 2008 NBAA Announces New Board Officers Shine and Reagan

Updated Oct. 18, 2023