Darren Blanchard

Senior Director Business Development

Rezidor Hotel Group

Hotel, Catering & Institutional Management graduate from Brighton University, and Fellow of the Institute of Hospitality (FIH). Over 35-years of hotel & catering experience in operations, consulting & development, Darren joined Rezidor in March 2006. Previously in the UK, USA, Bermuda and Hong Kong he worked in Eastern Europe since May 1992. Rezidor have 1,400 hotels, covering 115 countries and territories. Within Eastern Europe they manage 100-hotels (over 23,000-rooms) including Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia and Romania where they have recently started new developments in Brasov & Timisoara.

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