People: InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG.L)
Mr. Richard Solomons is Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of InterContinental Hotels Group Plc., with effect from September 26, 2011. He has led the continued growth of IHG, including the launch of our two newest brands, HUALUXE Hotels and Resorts and EVEN Hotels, and IHG’s acquisition of Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. Before being appointed Chief Executive Officer, Richard served as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Commercial Development. Richard was integral in shaping and implementing IHG’s asset-light strategy, which has helped the business grow significantly since it was formed in 2003, as well as supporting the return of $10.4 billion to shareholders. In 2008, he served as Interim President of our Americas region. Richard is a member of the Industry Real Estate Financing Advisory Council and a Governor of the Aviation and Travel Industry Group of the World Economic Forum. Board contribution: Richard is responsible for the executive management of the Group and ensuring the implementation of Board strategy and policy. Other appointments: Currently a Non-Executive Director of Marks and Spencer Group plc.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||836,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||1,572,000|
|All Other, USD||1,042,000|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,450,000|