Palli brings more than 25 years of technology and commercial experience to the role

ATLANTA (November 21, 2022) – IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the appointment of Peter Palli as SVP, Property, Owner, and Stay Experience Products & Platforms.

In this role, Peter will lead the team responsible for developing technology solutions that enhance the on-property experience, create operational efficiencies for hotels, and drive returns for owners. This includes IHG’s industry-leading Guest Reservation System, developed in partnership with Amadeus.

Prior to joining IHG, Palli served as Chief Commercial Officer at Omni Hotels & Resorts, where he was responsible for all revenue-generating activities across Sales, Marketing, Loyalty, Brand Management, Revenue Management, Distribution, and Customer Care operations.

George Turner, Chief Commercial & Technology Officer, IHG Hotels & Resorts, commented: “Peter brings with him a deep expertise not only in technology and commercial, but also in operations and understanding the needs of our guests and owners. I am looking forward to working with him and his team to continue to provide industry-leading products and platforms across IHG.”

A native of Salzburg, Austria, Peter started his career with Hilton in the U.K., progressing through various operations roles to senior corporate technology and commercial leadership positions over his 22 years with the company, including Vice President, Distribution & Commercial Solutions, where he was responsible for third-party channel strategy, as well as the evolution of the company’s commercial platforms.


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