Governance

Corporate Governance

At AccorInvest, we ensure that we operate in full compliance with applicable regulations. We have governance bodies that follow international standards in terms of good governance and we promote management best practices within the company.

Boards of directors

The Board of Directors, is dedicated to determine the Group's strategic orientations and to ensure its implementation. The Board of Directors has also set up specialized committees whose main role is to advise the Executive Committee in the decision-making process. Board of Directors Committees

Commitments Committee

Audit Committee

Remuneration Committee

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for implementing the Board's strategic orientations under the supervision of the CEO, consistently with good management practices and the ethics principles of the group. This management and decision-making body is composed of ten members, in charge of the group's operational and functional divisions.
John Ozinga Chief Executive Officer More info
Andrea Agrusow Chief Operating Officer Central Europe More info
Arnaud Beaulieu Chief Investment Officer More info
Didier Bosc Chief Operating Officer South America More info
Olivier Daguzan Chief Operating Officer Northern Europe More info
Cédric Durand Chief Operating Officer France, Southern Europe & Africa More info
Corinne Fornara Group Chief Finance Officer More info
Jaïro Gonzalez Group General Counsel, Board Secretary & Compliance Officer More info
Pascal Maury Group Chief Human Resources Officer More info
Arnaud Patat SVP Digital, Construction & Innovation More info
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John Ozinga

Chief Executive Officer

John Ozinga is a graduate of La Roche-en-Ardenne hotel management school in Belgium, attended the Institut Supérieur d’Informatique in Liège and obtained a postgraduate degree in Business Administration from Heriott-Watt University Edinburgh (Scotland).

John has over 20 years’ experience in the real estate industry in France and internationally. He started his career with Accor in 1991 as Development Director for the United Kingdom, Ireland and Benelux.

In 2001, he joined Dolce hotel group as Vice-President of Development in Europe. He went on to become Executive Vice-President in charge of international real estate activities for Groupe Casino in 2004. In 2008, he joined Carrefour as Director of Carrefour Property France.

He became CEO of the French platform and Head of Separate Accounts Continental Europe at CBRE Global Investors, a world leader in real estate investment management, in 2012.

He joined AccorHotels’ Executive Committee in June 2014, as Chief Operating Officer HotelInvest.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, John has been appointed AccorInvest Chief Executive Officer.

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Andrea Agrusow

Chief Operating Officer Central Europe

Andrea Agrusow, graduates with a Master Business Administration from the University of Economics of Bratislava (Slovakia), also has been Licensed Tax Advisor from the Slovak Tax Chamber.

Andrea has more than 20 years of extensive and international experience in real estate management. Since 2010, she has worked at CBRE Global Investors Germany (Chief Financial Officer and CBRE Managing Direction since 2012).

She began her career at KMPG before moving to Deka Immobilien Investment GmbH, where she was most recently responsible as fund manager for a closed-end real estate fund.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Andrea Agrusow has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) for AccorInvest Central Europe.

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Arnaud Beaulieu

Chief Investment Officer

Arnaud Beaulieu is a graduate of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University and HEC business school.

He began his career in 2001, at Suez’ Financial Transactions and Treasury department. In 2006, he joined the Carrefour Group, where he held various financial positions at Carrefour France and afterward at Carrefour’s Corporate Real Estate department.

In 2008, he joined Carrefour Property, the Carrefour Group’s Real Estate Division, as Head of Investment Control, and went on to become Head of Asset Management for Greater Paris area. He joined PSA Peugeot Citroen’s Corporate Real Estate Department in 2012 as Head of Asset Management before being appointed Corporate Real Estate Director in summer 2014.

In January 2015, he was appointed Head of the Asset Management department, which includes both Asset Restructuring and Portfolio Management teams. In this capacity, he managed HotelInvest’s property portfolio and supervising our relations with our partners and investors. Arnaud also lead strategic reviews on property disposals and acquisition opportunities, and coordinating and steering real-estate transactions liaising with Country and Head Office teams.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Arnaud Beaulieu has been appointed as Chief Investment Officer of AccorInvest.

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Didier Bosc

Chief Operating Officer South America

Didier Bosc is graduated from Amiens Business School ESCAE and holds a Doctorate in Management Control as well as a Degree in Law.

Didier Bosc joined AccorHotels in 1985 and progressed rapidly before becoming Vice President of Finance for Sofitel and Novotel North America in 2003. Didier then became Chief Financial Officer of Accor North America from 2007 and VP of Asset Management in Latin America from 2014.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Didier Bosc has been appointed Chief Operating Officer for AccorInvest South America.

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Olivier Daguzan

Chief Operating Officer Northern Europe

Olivier Daguzan is graduated from the Institut Commercial de Nancy (ICN) with a Master’s degree in Finance.

He joined AccorHotels as an internal auditor and has held several key roles including Chief Financial Officer Accor Services in India and Director of Finance, AccorHotels Egypt. Olivier has been with AccorHotels for over 15 years, most recently as COO AccorInvest Benelux.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Olivier Daguzan has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) Nothern Europe (United-Kingdom, Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg) for AccorInvest.

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Cédric Durand

Chief Operating Officer France, Southern Europe & Africa

Cedric Durand is graduated from the European Business School in Paris, with a Master’s degree in Finance and auditor from IHEE (2010).

Cedric has held several key positions in Finance for AccorHotels Group over the last 17 years as Chief Financial Officer for AccorHotels in France, in Africa & Middle East and for Ticket Restaurant ® (luncheon vouchers). Previously Cedric was COO for AccorHotels’ HotelInvest division in France, member of the HotelInvest worldwide Executive Committee, mainly in charge of asset management operations, financial, legal departments and Construction & technical services.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Cédric Durand has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) for AccorInvest France, Southern Europe (Italy, Greece, Spain & Portugal) and Africa.

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Corinne Fornara

Group Chief Finance Officer

Corinne Fornara graduated from ESCEM, Tours Business School, Corinne also hold a DESCF degree in Accounting and Finance.

She began her career at Deloitte as Financial Auditor before joining the Kering Group in 1993 in the consolidation department. In 1996, she joined Atos Origin where she held various finance positions, and in 2000 she has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Atos Euronext in charge of Finance, Legal, Risk Management and Secretary of the supervisory board.

In 2009, Corinne became Chief Financial Officer of NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) Euronext for Europe. In 2013, she was appointed Group Controller at Constellium and then in 2016 served as Chief Financial Officer. Constellium is a Dutch group listed in New York, world leader in the transformation of aluminum into finished and semi-finished products for aeronautics, automotive and packaging. In this last position, Corinne managed the transition between a private company and a public one, prepared the listing and set up the necessary financial organization (team, tools and processes). Corinne was a member of the Constellium Executive Committee.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Corinne Fornara has been appointed Group Chief Finance Officer in charge of Finance, Legal, Internal Audit and Risk management of AccorInvest.

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Jaïro Gonzalez

Group General Counsel, Board Secretary & Compliance Officer

Jaïro Gonzalez holds a master degree in Public International Law and a master degree in International Economic Law from the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas.

Jaïro spent over 19 years with AccorHotels Group where he held different key positions in France and abroad, including Senior Legal Counsel, General Counsel for Central & Eastern Europe based in Budapest, and General Counsel Corporate at AccorHotels’ headquarters in Paris.

During his career, he has developped in-depth knowledge in all legal aspects of the hospitality industry, including the M&A and real estate components, across different jurisdictions, among which, France, Spain, South America, Central & Eastern Europe, Turkey and Central Asia.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Jaïro Gonzalez has been appointed Group General Counsel, Board Secretary and Compliance Officer of AccorInvest.

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Pascal Maury

Group Chief Human Resources Officer

Pascal Maury is graduated from Sciences Po.

Pascal joined us after 12 years with BNP Paribas Real Estate, where he held various positions in Human Resources, the most recent being Managing Director Central Functions & Integration in London. He joined BNP Paribas in 2007 where he was awarded by his peers as Human Resources Director of the year 2012 (Prize given by the “Mouvement Génération RH”).

Pascal also has experience in the Accor universe since he was Human Resources Director for the Leisure business at Carlson WagonLits Travel in 2005.

Pascal Maury joins the Group as Chief Group Human Resources Officer in October 2019.

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Arnaud Patat

SVP Digital, Construction & Innovation

Arnaud Patat graduated from the Paris-based Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics, has spent the past 20 years building his experience and solid technical expertise as project director in the civil engineering and construction sector.

He has designed and built a wide variety of properties (hotels, corporate head offices, data centers, etc.) spanning over 400,000 sqm in total. He started his career in 1996, with Igape, a Paris-based engineering company, as design and construction project manager. In 2004, he moved to Imogis where he oversaw several large head-office construction projects in and around Paris.In 2010, he became Technical Director at AOS Studley, which has since become a Colliers International Group company. He has in particular supervised the engineering and construction of Carrefour’s new head office and worked on the construction of the Hotel Molitor Paris - Mgallery Collection.

Joining AccorHotels in 2013, he has held HotelInvest’s Technical Division, working closely alongside Head-Office and Country teams, and upgrading and enhancing the Group’s "technical guidelines", processes and tools by a commitment to build & develop our portfolio within a strategy of sustainable innovation.

Since completing the sale of the capital of AccorInvest, Arnaud Patat has been appointed SVP Digital, Construction and Innovation for AccorInvest.