Named Vice President, Global Human Resources
At Belmond Ltd. in London, United Kingdom
Belmond, a global collection of 45 hotel, rail and river cruise experiences in some of the
world’s most inspiring and enriching destinations, has announced the appointment of Ingrid
Eras-Magdalena as Vice President, Global Human Resources. Based at Belmond’s head
office in London Bridge Ingrid will be responsible for the direction and delivery of the
Company’s global HR strategy.
Ingrid’s background includes 20 years’ human resources experience in the hospitality
industry. She joins Belmond from Starwood Hotels & Resorts, where she has served as Vice
President, People Development & Staffing for the Europe, Africa and Middle East division
since 2006. During Starwood’s acquisition of Le Méridien, Ingrid successfully led the global
HR due diligence and integration of the Méridien global operations team into the Starwood
Ingrid is from Belgium and her areas of expertise include: HR strategy and alignment,
transition management, quality improvement, staffing and recruitment, project management,
policy development, training and people development, as well as mentoring and coaching.
One of her most recent successes is the coaching of 900 senior leaders on Emotional
Ingrid will join Belmond on 22 September 2014.