Ramón Aragonés (Madrid, 1954) studied Hospitality and Tourism Management in the University of Palma de Mallorca (Spain) and holds a Master’s Degree in International Hotel Management from the Louvain University (Belgium).
He has developed the majority of his career within the hospitality industry, starting off as hotel front office staff in his youth and slowly scaling up until in the year 2000 he was appointed General Manager of the hotel chain Hesperia.
After the integration of Hoteles Hesperia into NH Hotel Group, Aragonés was named Managing Director of NH’s Spanish Business Unit in 2010, and after two years of excellent results, he moved into the Group’s Headquarters as Chief Operations Officer.
In January 2017, Ramón Aragonés was officially appointed Chief Executive Officer of NH Hotel Group. From this position, he leads all of the Company’s areas and is responsible for the delivery of its Strategic Business Plan, its expansion and the growth and consolidation of NH Hotel Group’s brands.
Speaking at Resort & Residential Hospitality Forum
CEO Panel: Re-Building the Leisure Hospitality Experience
Hospitality and travel leaders look at new and accelerated leisure hospitality trends, from experiential travel to hybrid hospitality, key segments, design, sustainability etc.