Serge Ragozin Is Appointed Executive Senior Vice-President Global Services For Hotels

Serge Ragozin has been appointed Executive Senior Vice-President
Global Services for Hotels, as from 1 August 2001, a structure that brings
together computer services, reservations, purchasing, construction and the
Serge Ragozin will coordinate Hotel distribution policies. He will concentrate on cost
optimization and the translation of competitive advantages acquired in the technical and
technological fields in recent years into customer margins.
Serge Ragozin is a graduate of Hautes Etudes Commerciales Business School (1978).
He began his marketing career with General Foods. After spending three years with
Nabisco Brands-France, he was appointed General Manager for Continental Europe with
Williams Holding in 1989. He joined the H™tels Concorde group in 1993 as General
Serge Ragozin joined Accor in January 1997, as Area Manager for Hotels and was
closely involved in the implementation of the “Accor 2000 Succeeding Together”
Company projects launched by Jean-Marc Espalioux, Chairman of the Management