Peter Fulton, Executive Vice President, Group President – EAME/Southwest Asia
Peter Fulton was appointed Executive Vice President, Group President – EAME for Hyatt Hotels Corporation in October 2012. Mr. Fulton is responsible for overseeing hotels in Europe, Africa and the Middle East and Southwest Asia. In 1985, Mr. Fulton embarked on his career with Hyatt International as Food & Beverage Manager at Hyatt Regency in Auckland. For the next seven years, he filled senior food and beverage positions at Hyatt properties in Dubai, Canberra and Macau before receiving his first appointment as Manager at Hyatt Regency Acapulco. In 1994, Mr. Fulton was appointed General Manager of the same hotel. Three years later, Mr. Fulton was appointed General Manager at Hyatt Regency Delhi, where he remained before taking up his position as General Manager of Grand Hyatt Dubai. From 2002 onwards, Mr. Fulton was in charge of Grand Hyatt Dubai, the largest 5-star hotel in the region, which opened in March 2003. Prior to Hyatt, Mr. Fulton has worked for Travelodge in Christchurch and Auckland, New Zealand; Claridges Hotel in London; and Le Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland.