Vice President International Operations - Subsidiaries
Company: Louvre Hotels Group
Sebastien Denier is Vice President of International Operations – Subsidiaries at the Louvre Hotels Group, responsible for operations and performance optimisation for subsidiary, managed and franchised hotels under subsidiary operational platforms which concerned mainly UK, Spain, Germany, Benelux and Poland which represent over 100 hotels.
Louvre Hotels Group is a major player in the global hospitality industry, with a portfolio that now includes more than 2,600 hotels in 54 countries.
It has a full hotel offering, spanning 1 star to 5 stars, with the Louvre Hotels Group’s historic brands (Première Classe, Kyriad, Kyriad Direct, Campanile, Tulip Inn, Golden Tulip, Royal Tulip), the 5 brands of the Sarovar network in India, the French Group Hôtels and Préférence and Chinese brand Metropolo.
Louvre Hotels Group is a subsidiary of Jin Jiang International Holdings Co., Ltd., the 5th hospitality group in the world.Sebastien connects profound knowledge of the Eastern European market with international expertise involving working for franchised, managed and owned hotels.
Sebastien specialises in performance improvement and repositioning of hotels from budget to upscale standards. He has been working for major international hotel groups for over 20 years, holding several positions from Hotel General Manager to VP operations for CEE. Prior to Louvre Hotels Group, he was associated with Accor and the InterContinental Hotels Group, managing hotels in Europe and Asia.
Sebastien Denier holds a BA in Marketing and Management in the Hotel Business from Ecole Hoteliere de Chamalieres.
In professional life he follows the motto which always helps him build strong and effective team: “I never lose. I either win or learn.”
Privately, he often looking forward for next wild trips with his wife for unknown landscapes shaping mind, spirit and bringing back to the nature, but always enjoys evening in front of chimney with family and friends around a table of cheese and some wines.
He speaks French, English, Spanish and communicative Polish