2017 HOSPA Inspirational Leader Professionals of the Year Awards for Hospitality Finance, Revenue Management and IT

The winners of the 2017 prestigious annual Inspirational Leader Professionals of the Year Awards for hospitality finance, revenue management and IT were announced last night at the HOSPACE2017 Gala Awards Dinner by HOSPA.

The winners were:

  • 2017 HOSPA Inspirational Leader Professional of the Year for Hospitality Finance, sponsored by BDO: Cesco Righetti, Director of Finance, The Bulgari Hotel, London
  • 2017 HOSPA Inspirational Leader Professional of the Year for Hospitality Revenue Management, sponsored by IDeaS: Anaël Peu, Director of Revenue Management, Kew Green Hotels
  • 2017 HOSPA Inspirational Leader Professional of the Year for Hospitality IT, sponsored by Opendoor by Keystep Solutions: Barry Thomas, Area Director of Information Technology, Rosewood London.

Presentations of engraved crystal trophies were made to each of the award recipients at the Royal Lancaster London by the chairs of the HOSPA finance, revenue management and IT committees – David Nicolson, Ally Northfield and David Derbyshire respectively. They were assisted by the sponsors of each award: Stuart Collins, Partner, BDO London; Warren Mandelbaum, Sales Director EMEA, IDeaS; and Andrew Evans, Chief Executive, Opendoor by Keystep Solutions. Also taking part in the ceremony were guest speaker: former England and Harlequins rugby union captain Nick Easter; and the host of HOSPACE2017: Pride of Britain Chief Executive Peter Hancock.

Pictured:

Pictured at the Royal Lancaster London, the 2017 HOSPA winners (from left to right): Anaël Peu, Director of Revenue Management, Kew Green Hotels; Cesco Righetti, Director of Finance, The Bulgari Hotel, London; and Barry Thomas, Area Director of Information Technology, Rosewood London.