Independent Director since October 2018
Mr Frank Fiskers is a member of the Board of Directors of Whitbread PLC, the UK’s largest hospitality company, and Rak Hospitality Holding LLC, the tourism and hotel development company of the government of the UAE-emirate Ras al Khaimah. He has extensive experience leading large organizations in the hospitality, retail and consumer services industry, and brings this broad experience to his current board positions.
Previously Mr Fiskers was on the board of Norstedt, as Chairman, where he served until 2013, and for two years from 2010 Mr Fiskers served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Akademibokhandln. Mr Fiskers has served as a board member of the Swedish Hospitality Employers Association, Dame Thomas Foundation for Young People, and British Hospitality Association.
In his executive roles, Mr Fiskers served as Chief Executive Officer of Scandinavian hotel chain First Hotels, retailer Kooperativa Forbundet (KF), and of Scandic Hotels Group AB where he was previously President and CEO, as well as in various management positions within Hilton Hotels Corporation.
Mr Fiskers attended William & Mary University, Cornell University, London School of Economics and IMD.