Potter to lead Corinthia Hotels

Corinthia Hotels International, the hotel management arm of the Corinthia Group, has announced the appointment of Mr. Tony Potter as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Potter brings with him a wealth of experience in the hotel industry, having occupied senior roles in global hotel companies throughout his career, most recently CEO with Millennium & Copthorne plc.

Mr. Alfred Pisani, Chairman of Corinthia Group, said: “We have ambitious plans for our hotel business, as investors and operators, and we welcome Tony as a key contributor to this development and growth”.

Mr. Tony Potter said: “I am excited by the prospect of joining Corinthia Hotels International and building upon what is already an excellent reputation”.

Corinthia Hotels International manages 20 hotels in the four and five-star category in Europe, Africa and the Mediterranean, having a total of 5,300 bedrooms, and a network of sales offices worldwide. The Company is set to embark on a rapid growth phase in the coming years, operating hotels being developed or acquired by its parent hotel investor company, as also for 3rd party asset owners. In parallel, plans are in hand to redefine the Corinthia Brand within the upscale five-star category.