Published on : Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Corus Hotels & Laura Ashley Hotels has placed Gavin Percy as the new Commercial Director following his stretch in the acting capacity as Director of Sales.
Gavin Percy will be responsible for building an effective and proactive structure to help drive the company forward. The Sales, Marketing and Rates & Distribution departments will report to the Commercial Director.
Gavin Percy commented that he really look forward to work alongside senior management and the commercial team to take the company forward to the next stage in its development as a leader in the mid and upscale hotel sector.
James Joshua also joined Corus Hotels Ltd as Contracts & Procurement Manager, concurrently ‘In-house Counsel’ on the 16th of October 2017.
With an extensive legal background in the construction and energy sectors as well as experience in managing statutory and regulatory compliance in the UK and overseas, James Joshua will be responsible for developing and negotiating contracts on behalf of the company, as well as managing supplier relationships and strategies.
On top of this, James Joshua will be taking the charge for advising on Data Protection matters and acting as the company’s in-house Counsel. The skills of James Joshua set as a qualified barrister, alongside his possession of an MBA and PgCert Quantity Surveying, will be of great benefit to the company moving forwards.