Africa Hotel Investment Forum

October 2019 – Africa

AHIF

October 2019 – Africa

Speaker Profile

Pierre-Frédéric Roulot

CEO, Jin Jiang Europe & CEO, Louvre Hotels Group

Pierre-Frédéric Roulot is the CEO of Louvre Hotels Group, the international hospitality player based in Paris, France.

He joined the Group in 2007, bringing more than 25 years of experience in the service industry including extensive knowledge in marketing, brand management, operations management and franchise network development.

Since the acquisition of the group by the Chinese conglomerate Jin Jiang International in March 2015, Pierre- Frédéric has been successfully collaborating with his new

shareholder to smoothly integrate Louvre Hotels Group to their existing structure while pursuing sound business development.

In December 2015, in addition to his current role, Pierre-Frédéric was named CEO of Groupe du Louvre – the holding of Louvre Hotels Group – which has become the new European headquarters of Jin Jiang International. He is responsible for implementing European development strategies of Jin Jiang, supporting Louvre Hotels Group to achieve better performance, as well as facilitating and coordinating the growth of its brands in China. In 2017, he is named CEO of Metropolo brands by Jin Jiang International.

Prior to joining Louvre Hotels Group, Pierre-Frédéric spent 20 years with McDonald’s where he served in various strategic positions including Deputy Managing Director for France and Operations Director, Southern Europe.

Pierre-Frédéric holds a Master’s Degree in Strategic Management from HEC Paris. A French citizen, he is married with two children and lives in Paris, France.