Markus Glesti is appointed as the new CFO of the Hotelplan Group
On 1st of August 2009, Markus Glesti will become a new Member of the Executive Committee of the Hotelplan Group and will take up the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Markus Glesti is a Chartered Accountant and Business Economist. Mr. Glesti commenced his career in the travel sector, in which he held various functions over nine years. During the following twelve years Mr. Glesti gained considerable experience in Finance, in particular in groups with international structures. This included the position of Head Auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers between 2003 and 2007 in charge of auditing the accounts of the Hotelplan Group.
"With Markus Glesti we are delighted to welcome a qualified expert to our group. Because of his longstanding experience in the travel sector and as a former auditor of the Hotelplan Group he is the ideal candidate for the position", commented Dr. Christof Zuber, CEO of the Hotelplan Group. "I am looking forward to supporting and actively helping shape the systematic optimization strategy of the Hotelplan Group", added Markus Glesti.
Markus Glesti will succeed Mr. Philipp Manser who will be leaving the company after four years of service to take up a new challenge.