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Roberto Pelliccia

Vice President – Development & Operations - Asia and Africa


Roberto brings three decades of global progressive career in the hospitality industry and a wealth of extensive experience in operations, asset management, pre-opening and opening, re-branding and development.

He leads the Business Development & Operations across the Asian and African continents and is responsible to spearhead and increase Cygnett Hotels & Resorts footprint particularly in South East Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.

An alumnus of Cornell School of Hotel Administration, his experience has taken him on key assignments with a variety of hotel groups such as Intercontinental, Hilton, Sun, Kerzner SuperClubs, Meritus, Grace and Latitude across Europe, Middle East, Indian Ocean, Caribbean, South East Asia, China, North, Central and Latin America and Africa.

He has overseen the transformation of many businesses using commercial intelligence that encompasses all facets of the enterprise, reliably delivering impressive financial and productivity results, efficiency enhancement, operational excellence and partners/owners’ returns along with consistently exceeding their expectations.