New CEO for Sofitel Worldwide

Robert Gaymer-Jones appointed chief executive officer By: Megan Brickwood
Robert Gaymer-Jones // © 2011 Sofitel Worldwide
Robert Gaymer-Jones // © 2011 Sofitel Worldwide

Sofitel Worldwide has appointed Robert Gaymer-Jones as its new chief executive officer. In his new position, Gaymer-Jones will continue to increase the brand’s status and develop its network.

Gaymer-Jones previously held the position as Sofitel’s chief operating officer since 2007. During this time, he was responsible for implementing plans to reposition Sofitel as a global reference for luxury hotel standards, which has been a success.

Gaymer-Jones has more than 35 years of experience working in the hotel industry, having served in top-tier positions in more than nine countries. After graduating from Hotel School in the United Kingdom, Robert began his career in Switzerland, the Bahamas and Bermuda, before joining Marriott International.