Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Pierre-Louis Renou as Managing Director of Fairmont Monte Carlo and Regional Vice President of Accor Luxury Hotels in Spain, Portugal and Italy, effective November 15, 2020.
Pierre-Louis Renou will oversee the operations of the Fairmont Monte Carlo, in accordance with Fairmont brand standards. He will also ensure to maximize guest satisfaction, employee engagement, and financial performance, while fostering positive owner relations across Accor luxury properties located in his region.
Pierre-Louis Renou brings a wealth of experience in the hospitality industry from working for well-known luxury brands such as Concorde Hotels, Hilton, Sofitel and Groupe Barrière in Europe and North America. In 2013, he was appointed Area General Manager of Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes while also overseeing Le Gray d’Albion in Cannes and the opening of Le Carl Gustaf property in St Barth. Pierre-Louis Renou is a graduate of Glion Institute (Switzerland), and completed a leadership program with the Harvard Business School in 2012.
Commenting on his appointment, Marc Dardenne, COO Accor Europe Luxury Brands, said: “We are pleased to welcome Pierre-Louis to the team at Fairmont Monte Carlo. His luxury background, his extensive network locally and internationally, together with his leadership and ability to engage teams and sales skills, will be key to rejuvenating this iconic hotel of the Mediterranean coastline.”
Pierre-Louis Renou will succeed to Xavier Rugeroni who is retiring after 13 years of loyal service.