PPHE Hotel Group has appointed its chief financial officer Chen Moravsky as its deputy chief executive.
The company, which is behind the Park Plaza and art'otel brands, said the move was in response to the group's expansion since 2007, and an upcoming period of further activity, including the construction of a 438-room hotel close to London Waterloo hotel.
It is also involved in a 98-room extension of Park Plaza Riverbank in London, as well as the construction of a 168-room hotel close to the A40 near Park Royal in London, the construction of the 352 room art'otel in London's Hoxton; and the building of the 177-room Park Plaza Nuremberg.
Boris Ivesha, president and chief executive officer, said: "I am delighted to announce Chen's extended role. Chen has made a vital contribution to the company's success and his new responsibilities will help the company deliver its next stage of growth."