Speaker Profile

Alan O'Dea

Senior Vice President - Africa
Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts

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With almost 20 years in the Hospitality field, O'Dea enjoys a wealth of experience and strong relationships with various business partners in Africa.
Ireland born in 1974, Alan O’Dea has held several senior Revenue Management positions with Le Meridien and IHG before joining Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts in 2005 as Vice President Revenue Management. Subsequently taking on additional responsibilities, O'Dea was appointed VP Revenue Strategy & Development during which time he played a key role in signing and opening several hotels across the African Continent.
Alan holds a BA Degree in Hotel & Catering Management from GMIT Galway, Ireland and is a member of the Executive Committee of MH&R since January 2013.