Steve Cassidy is area vice president, UK & Ireland, for Hilton Worldwide responsible for the company’s multi-brand portfolio across the British Isles. Prior to joining Hilton Worldwide in 2009, Steve forged a successful career with British Airways in a number of senior management positions across the business. Steve began life at Hilton Worldwide as vice president, revenue management, Europe Middle East Africa, leading a team to provide revenue management expertise across all 220 properties.
In his current role, which he has held since September 2011, Steve oversees over 50 of Hilton Worldwide’s UK & Ireland portfolio. As well as properties from the flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand, Steve manages the running of sites ranging from the luxury Conrad Dublin and the upscale DoubleTree by Hilton Brand, to a range of value focused Hampton by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn hotels.
He recently oversaw the opening of Hilton Worldwide’s first dual branded property in the UK, Hilton and Hampton by Hilton at St George’s Park, Burton upon Trent – located at the site of the FA’s multi-million pound National Football Centre.