An unequivocal leader in the tourism and hospitality field, Jennifer has managed, grown, and developed some of the most renowned luxury hospitality brands, and properties across the globe.
Jennifer has a real commitment to the development and mentoring of people and as an industry leader this is something she takes particular pride in.
A seasoned operator with extensive management experience across North America, Asia-Pacific, China, Europe, Africa, India, CIS, Middle East and Australia and has a robust academic background; MBA - Baylor university, USA and DBA - International School of Management, France, Jennifer combines her depth of knowledge with extensive international exposure, prizing a unique ability to provide a globalised perspective with a localised touch.
Jennifer has run some of the finest luxury hotels & resorts in the world, holding multiple executive positions, such as President Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, President FRHI International Division Chief Operating Officer , IHG Europe as well as SVP InterContinental and has been General Manager of some of the world’s finest hotels. Expanding her expertise into industries such as education, and entertainment, Jennifer serves as Advisory Board member and Non-Executive Director, and has invested in private companies in the areas of health, wellness and beauty. She has developed a global network of luxury industry contacts and connections in the media, owner, and investment communities.