TORONTO — Oliver Bonke is the new chief commercial officer of the Americas for the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). Bonke will be in charge of brand management, sales and marketing in this region as well as serving on the senior leadership committee.
“We are pleased to welcome Oliver Bonke to the IHG family, which is truly global and keeps our guests and our brands at the heart of everything we do. Oliver’s experience building integrated, consumer-centric teams and brands as well as his global experience, make him a winning addition to our business and a strong fit for our culture,” said Kirk Kinsell, president, the Americas, IHG.
Bonke was most recently SVP of Sales and Marketing for the Middle East and Africa at Starwood Hotels and Resorts, and, prior to that, he oversaw the Asia-Pacific region for the company.