Wyndham Appoints Daniel Ruff as President and MD - EMEA

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Wyndham Hotel Group has appointed Daniel Ruff as President and Managing Director of the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Indian Ocean regions.

In this role, effective 12 November 2014, Ruff will be responsible for Wyndham Hotel Groups strategic development and operational, marketing, revenue management and sales services to the companys franchisees and development partners. He will be based in the companys London, U.K. offices.

Ruff joins Wyndham Hotel Group from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. in Brussels, Belgium, where he most recently lead asset management for Europe, Africa and the Middle East, overseeing franchise services and operations as well as owner relations and portfolio and contract management.

Ruff held roles in corporate investments and development, brand integration and operations and special projects throughout his eleven-year tenure at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. He began his career as an investment banking analyst with Credit Suisse First Boston in New York.

We are excited to welcome Daniel to the Wyndham Hotel Group family, said Bob Loewen, Wyndham Hotel Groups executive vice president and chief operating officer. Daniels market expertise and experience in development, operations and owner relations will be advantageous as we continue to build strategic partnerships and penetrate new markets throughout both regions. 

Wyndham, MD, President, London

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