Martine Gerow has been appointed as group CFO at Accor. She will assume this role starting July 1, and will also become a member of the management board.
Gerow will lead the company’s corporate financial function and manage relations with the market regulatory authorities and financial community. She replaces Jean-Jacques Morin, former group deputy CEO/CFO, who is now CEO, premium, midscale and economy division.
She started her career as a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in New York. She then joined PepsiCo and, in 2002, moved to Danone where she served as division CFO/group controller based in Paris. She joined the travel industry in 2014, first as CFO of Carlson Wagon Lit Travel, and, since 2017, as CFO of American Express Global Business Travel, based in London.