Chairman and Chief Investment Officer , Algonquin Group
Jean-Philippe Chomette, 52, is Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of the Algonquin Group which he founded in 1998. Algonquin is an investor and operator of hotel properties through subsidiaries, investment funds and joint ventures that it creates with institutional investors, private equity funds, family offices and HNWI across Europe.
Algonquin’s portfolio of owned properties currently comprises 40 hotels in six European countries, totalling more than 7,100 rooms in the up-scale segment, including 16 directly-operated hotels (1,700 rooms).
Prior to founding Algonquin, Mr. Chomette worked in Investment and Finance at Banque Paribas and Everest Capital Limited in North America. He studied at ESSEC Business School of which he graduated in 1986 and lives in London.