Hyatt International EAME/SWA has announced the appointment of Christian Pertl as the Regional Vice President of Sales Operations for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Middle East and Africa.
With almost two decades in the hospitality industry, Pertl has extensive international experience in commercial operations and widespread knowledge of key feeder markets including Europe, USA, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific. He has developed a global network of key industry leaders and opinion makers within the luxury hospitality industry, and having worked in continuously evolving markets across a range of brands, he brings with him proficiency in hotel sales, marketing, revenue management and operations.
“Christian’s appointment to this role is vital to continuing to strengthen our growing brand presence in the region, and will also be key to improving the performance of our existing portfolio. Christian’s vast knowledge and specific expertise is an asset to Hyatt, and we are pleased to welcome him in to the Hyatt family,” said Ron Cusiter, Vice President Sales Operations, EAME/SWA.
Speaking about his appointment, Pertl said: “I am delighted to join Hyatt and be able to deploy my knowledge and passion for hospitality on the ground in such a dynamic and evolving market. My extensive global experience, coupled with my strong regional proficiency, allows me to help build on the legacy of authentic hospitality already in place within the Hyatt portfolio here. I am thrilled to be a part of this industry leading company,” said Christian Pertl, Regional Vice President Sales Operations, Middle East & Africa.