As Senior Vice President, Rooms & Operations, Ivan provides expertise and counsel to both Pre-Opening and Operations teams at Jumeirah and is responsible for driving quality room product and improvement. A senior mentor with an extensive career in the hospitality industry, Ivan successfully opened 80 Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts along with 10 Six Senses properties in more than 40 countries and in every major city in the world. He brought not only his expertise to Jumeirah but also his lifelong passion for hotels. He is consummate brand builder and visionary, and will work with the leadership team to drive Jumeirah forward, with a particular focus on developing the next generation of Jumeirah hoteliers and leaders.
Ivan joined Jumeirah in May 2018 and reports directly to Jumeirah Group CEO, José Silva.