Deputy CEO HotelServices Europe
Jean-Jacques Dessors holds degrees from École Hôtelière de Toulouse and Université de Toulouse. He worked in various positions in France and internationally before joining Compagnie Générale d’Hôtellerie et des Services, a Vivendi Group subsidiary, as Director of Operations Westin Demeure Hotels and Libertel, in 1992.
Jean-Jacques moved to Accor in 1999 as Director of Business & Leisure Operations, Paris Ile de France. In 2002, he joined the United Kingdom and Ireland teams as Managing Director Economy Hotels and then went on to become Chief Operating Officer United Kingdom & Ireland in 2005. He was appointed Chief Operating Officer Africa, Middle-East, Indian Ocean and Caribbean in 2012.
He joined the Group’s Executive Committee in 2013 as CEO HotelServices Mediterranean, Middle-East and Africa. In 2017 he becomes deputy CEO HotelServices Europe.