MINNEAPOLIS, MN—Radisson Hotel Group Americas today announced Paul Adan has been appointed Managing Director of Latin America and the Caribbean. In this newly created role, Adan will lead the company’s Development and Operations teams across the region. He will be focused on executing the growth strategy in the region, along with supporting the operational excellence and overall success of franchised hotels throughout Latin America and the Caribbean.
“As we continue to expand the Radisson Hotel Group Americas footprint, we see enormous potential for our brands across Latin America and the Caribbean,” said Jim Alderman, Chief Executive Officer, Radisson Hotel Group Americas. “We believe Paul is the key to unlocking this growth. His expertise and vast experience in the hospitality industry will help Radisson Hotel Group Americas build upon its strong history in this region and capitalize on future opportunities.”
Adan has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, primarily focused on development efforts and growing brands across Latin America with companies like Hilton, Sol Melia, NH Hotels, and CBRE. He joins Radisson Hotel Group Americas from Marriott International where he most recently served as a Regional Vice President of Development for Latin America and the Caribbean. During this time, Adan was responsible for all development efforts in Central and South America, where he had a strong track record of success in growing a portfolio of brands with both managed and franchise deals.