(20 Apr 2021)
Marriott has appointed Sandeep Walia as Chief
Operating Officer – Middle East and Jerome Briet as Chief
Development Officer – Europe, Middle East & Africa.
Sandeep will step into the role on 1 July 2021,
following the retirement of current COO, Guido De Wilde.
Jerome succeeds Carlton Ervin, who was recently
appointed as Marriott’s Global Development Officer –
Sandeep will be responsible for Marriott
International’s 146 operating hotels across the Middle East, as
well as Egypt and Turkey, representing 21 hotel brands across ten
countries, while Jerome will be responsible for driving Marriott’s
growth trajectory and