Appointed Board of Directors
At Sonder Inc. in San Francisco - CA, USA
Perez-Alvarado currently serves as Global CEO of the Hotels & Hospitality Group at JLL, a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management, where she is responsible for investment sales, debt and equity placements, strategic advisory and asset management across the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Gilda also serves as an Advisory Board member of Qiddiya, a Public Investment Fund giga project in Saudi Arabia, is part of the Cornell School of Hotel Administration Dean's Advisory Board, and is an active member of the Industry Real Estate Financing Advisory Council (IREFAC).
Perez-Alvarado's appointment to Sonder's Board of Directors comes after the company recently announced plans to be publicly listed through a combination with Gores Metropoulos II, Inc. (Nasdaq: GMIIU, GMII and GMIIW) and is the most recent in a series of Board appointments. The company also recently raised its revenue outlook for 2021 given outperformance in the first half of the year and rapid growth in its supply portfolio.