Martin Rinck is Hilton’s new global head for its luxury and lifestyle group. Previously he was the company’s area president for the Asia Pacific region.
In his new role Rinck will oversee Hilton brands including Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts and the new Canopy by Hilton. Prior to joining Hilton, Rinck was Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group’s executive vice president and chief development officer for the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.
He also served as chief executive officer for Mövenpick Gastronomy International in Switzerland, InterContinental Hotels Group in Europe and the United States and Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group in Indonesia.
He was born in Hamburg, Germany, and holds an MBA from Brunel University.