Sustainable Development Director at AccorHotels
After studying engineering and graduating with a master's degree from the HEC business school, Arnaud Herrmann spent ten years in the sustainable development department at Ernst & Young. He oversaw the B2C sector and was in charge of activities related to management systems and ecodesign. He joined AccorHotels in 2013 as the group's Sustainable Development Director. In that role, he coordinated the implementation of the Group’s CSR program, called “PLANET 21 – Acting Here”, rolled out to 4,500 hotels, reaching 250,000 employees in a hundred countries. He is also a member of the Ethics and CSR Committee, whose role is to establish and pursue the achievement of the Group's sustainable development and compliance commitments.