Steven Daines started his career with Accor in 1994. He is a graduate of the University of Geneva and holds an
MBA in Hospitality Administration /Management from ESSEC. He joined the Group via Compagnie des Wagonslits
where he held various operational positions in France and internationally between 1994 and 2005 before
being appointed Managing Director for Accor’s economic brands in Latin America. Since 2012, he was Managing
Director Ibis Budget and HotelF1 France. On April 29th 2014, he was appointed CEO HotelServices for the UK,
Ireland, BeNelux, Switzerland and Russia.