Accor acquires 35% stake in Mama Shelter
The MAMA SHELTER family is getting bigger as ACCOR acquires around 35% stake in its capital and about twenty new MAMAs are due to open over the next five years. This partnership gives MAMA SHELTER access to ACCOR's development and distribution network, which will allow it to accelerate its openings and offer its customers new destinations. MAMA
MAMA SHELTER will allow ACCOR to expand and enrich its offer with a different type of hotel. The MAMA establishments are not just hotels. They are more like urban retreats where guests feel at home thanks to the kindness, generosity and family attitude of the teams that run them. They are the result of a blend of passions, influences, encounters, liberties, sparkles, sensations and emotions.
In less than six years, MAMA SHELTER has successfully created lively, atypical, collaborative, popular and modern places (Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Istanbul and Bordeaux) and its expansion continues under the management of Jeremie, Benjamin and Serge Trigano.
"This agreement is the outcome of a beautiful encounter and a shared desire to learn from our respective talents. I am very happy to be embarking on this new adventure. Thanks to this partnership, Accor is enriched by the original know-how that has made Mama Shelter such a splendid success." said Sébastien Bazin, Chairman and CEO of Accor
"We are pleased and proud to welcome Accor alongside us. Their presence will allow Mama to benefit from a major international platform and to share our philosophy with an even greater tribe. " said Jérémie Trigano, General Manager of Mama Shelter.
ABOUT MAMA SHELTER
Mama Shelter creates and choreographs lively accommodation and restaurant facilities on a daily basis. It already boasts 633 rooms, five restaurants and 450 employees in five cities and two countries! It was created by the Trigano family with the assistance of entrepreneur Michel Reybier and designed in collaboration with Philippe Starck. It offers its customers and partners the dual expertise of an hotelier and a restaurateur.
Ever since it was created six years ago, Mama Shelter has made people, technology and innovation the focus of its strategy in order to satisfy its guests and create a unique experience that combines pleasure and generosity.