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Claudio Capaccioli

H Hotels and Resorts Management


Claudio Capaccioli was appointed as CEO of HHRM in December 2017 to oversee the company’s existing portfolio and its further development. HHRM is an Abu Dhabi based hotel management company currently operating five properties.

During his one-year tenure, the strategy of the company was redrafted, its operations completely revised and aligned with strategy. As a result, EBITDA at the end of his first year has increased by 25%.

Originally from Italy, Claudio has previously lead, for NH Hotel Group based in Madrid, Spain, the global development of the company, directly involved in several M&A transactions for an amount in excess of €900m, in the negotiation of contracts for over 200 hotels and in the sale of properties in excess of €350m.

Prior to this he worked for a number of notable companies including Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Andersen / Deloitte & Touche in Italy, Aramark Inc. in both the USA and the UK and at Costa Cruises in Italy.

His international education includes a Degree in Business Administration from the University of Perugia, Italy, an MBA at Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration in the USA and an Advanced Management Programme at the IESE Business School in Spain.

Claudio's Sessions

Monday - 4th February 2019
15:40 - 16:20
15:40 - 16:20

Michael Grove, Director of Hotel Intelligence & Customer Solutions, EMEA, HotStats


Claudio Capaccioli, CEO, H Hotels and Resorts Management

Anil Bhardwaj, Director, AA Almoosa Enterprises LLC

Jake Stein, Senior Director, Owner Relations, Expedia

Stuart Etherington, Vice President Hospitality Asset Management, Dubai Holding