Floor was appointed Accor Chief Information Officer MEA and Global Accor Strategic Programs in November 2018. Floor joined Accor from Mövenpick where he had held the position of Chief Information Officer since 2013. With nearly two decades of multinational experience in luxury hospitality, he has held roles in Radisson SAS Hotels & Resorts, The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management and Jumeirah Group.
Vice President of IT
Bryan is responsible for application standards, infrastructure, compliance, security, IT operations, budgeting and strategy for all hotel, train, cruise and safari products globally. Nearly 20 years in hospitality technology spanning the Caribbean, Europe, Africa and the Middle East, with Starwood Hotels and Marriott prior to joining Belmond.
Vice President of IT
John is responsible for all aspects of technology for all Marriott brands in Europe, as well as the strategic support of Marriott's European growth plans.
John joined Marriott in 1997 as part of the Renaissance Hotels Group acquisition and has led the creation of Marriott's Information Technology field organisation, help globalise Marriott International's technology strategy and plan, and transitioned the technology of more than 60 Whitbread hotels, and more recently the AC by Marriott Hotels portfolio, to the Marriott environment. More recently he oversaw the integration of Starwood hotel's technology and supporting organisation in Europe.
Over 25 years in the IT Field with the majority of it Hospitality focused. Internally, created standards for software development and management, managed POS, ERP, PMO, implemented mobile solutions across legacy systems, led the team that created an integrated internal Wiki, ground up SOA team, AWS Cloud Architecture team, and DevOps team. Externally held leadership roles in HTNG, co-chairing the Software Forum and Property Web Services WG for several years, won the Director’s Leadership Award in 2006, and co-chaired the HTNG Secure Payments Framework WG. Recognized as one of 20 “Women in Technology” in the 2014 HFTP publication for HITEC
Mark Rupert Read
Director of IT
Mark Rupert Read is the Director of IT for Firmdale Hotels PLC, having been part of Firmdale's IT team for over 13 years. Firmdale Hotels designs, builds, owns and operates eight hotels in central London. Firmdale opened their second Hotel in New York in March 2017. Mark directs all aspects of the IT infrastructure in the UK and US, which also includes telecommunications. In February 2017, Mark joined Firmdale Hotels PLC's main board, as a Director of the Company.