The former Global CEO of JLL Hotels & Hospitality has been named as the new CEO of Accor's Orient Express brand.
Gilda Perez-Alvarado only joined Accor in October as chief strategy officer. She will continue in that role while taking on new responsibilities.
Alongside Perez-Alvarado’s appointment Omer Acar becomes CEO of Fairmont, replacing Mark Willis who becomes advisor to Accor CEO Sébastien Bazin. Acar will remain CEO of Raffles, based in New York.
These changes will be effective as of 1 January 2024.