Appointments

Marriott International names Satya Anand President of Europe, Middle East and Africa

Satya Anand
The 32-year Marriott veteran will spearhead travel recovery across EMEA
Marriott International, Inc. has announced that Satya Anand has been appointed President of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), a division within Marriott International that encompasses over 75 countries and territories. Anand was most recently the company’s Chief Operations Officer, Luxury & Southern Europe and Global Design for EMEA. He will replace Liam Brown, who has been appointed Group President, U.S. & Canada for Marriott.


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Ruby Group strengthens human resources and workspaces

Uta Scheurer
Uta Scheurer Appointed as New Group Vice President Human Resources and Ruby Workspaces becomes a Separate Business Unit with Fabian Zellinger taking over as Workspaces Business Director
The Ruby Group is strengthening its structure and management team. Uta Scheurer is promoted to Group Vice President Human Resources with effect from 1st November.


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Otto Ambagtsheer en Michiel Boere strenghten supervisory board RAI Amsterdam

CEO VIA Outlets Otto Ambagtsheer (51) and Finance Director Uber Michiel Boere (37) will join the Supervisory Board of RAI Amsterdam as of Thursday 29 October 2020.
Otto Ambagtsheer joined VIA Outlets in 2018, known for its premium fashion outlets such as Batavia Stad.


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EventWell appoints Stuart Mitchell to support UK fundraising

EventWell - the “Mental Health and Wellbeing Voice of the Event Industry”, welcomes Stuart Mitchell to support their UK Fundraising.
Stuart Mitchell, is Managing Director of Catch the MICE Limited. He started his career in event hospitality catering at the Oval Cricket ground and later became National Operations Director for Compass Group UK.


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Ruby Hotels expands Management Board

Daniella Boeken joins Ruby Hotels as Group Vice President Commercial, Boris Simm is promoted to Group Vice President Operations
Ruby Hotels is expanding its senior leadership team. As of 1st October, Daniella Boeken will complement the Executive Management Team as Group Vice President Commercial.  
In this newly created position, Daniella Boeken will report directly to CEO and founder Michael Struck. Daniella will oversee the Revenue & Reservations, Sales, and Marketing & PR divisions.


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Preferred Hotels & Resorts promotes Brenda Collin to Senior Vice President of Europe

Brenda Collin
Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest global provider of sales, marketing, and distribution services to independent luxury hotels, has promoted Brenda Collin to Senior Vice President of Europe, effective immediately. In her new role, Collin will oversee a regional team to ensure the success and retention of more than 125 member properties based across an expanded region inclusive of the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Nordics, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, Eastern Europe, and Turkey.

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Ravin Pankhania joins Stadium Experience Leadership Team

Stadium Experience has a new recruit joining it’s Leadership Team, with the appointment of Ravin Pankhania to the voluntary group.  Ravin is the Venue Sales Manager at Kingsholm Stadium, home of Gloucester Rugby Club.  Ravin has stepped up to assist with the management of the not-for-profit association, which currently works with over 50 football, rugby and cricket clubs across the UK and Ireland.

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