Choice Hotels International welcomes Ricardo Losada Revol as Senior Vice President and General Manager, International, marking a strategic move to strengthen the company's global presence. With extensive experience in finance and international business development, Mr Losada Revol brings valuable expertise to drive the growth and performance of Choice's international segment.
In this new role, Mr. Losada Revol will play a key role in expanding Choice's international footprint, overseeing and supporting a growing portfolio of more than 1,200 franchised hotels in more than 40 countries and territories outside the United States.
Prior to joining Choice Hotels, Mr. Losada Revol was Director of Corporate Development Finance at Amazon, where he played a key role in overseeing the financial aspects of global operations and international consumer verticals. This included leading the valuation and financial aspects of large multi-billion dollar transactions and minority investments.
Prior to joining Amazon, Mr. Losada Revol served as Vice President of Corporate Finance at World Kinect Corporation, a leading global energy management company. His career also includes various corporate strategy and finance roles at Ryder System, Inc, a leading logistics and transportation company.
With a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from Hawaii Pacific University and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the University of Buenos Aires, Mr. Losada Revol brings a wealth of academic and professional knowledge to Choice Hotels.
As Senior Vice President and General Manager of International, Mr. Losada Revol is poised to make a significant contribution to the continued growth and expansion of Choice Hotels internationally.
"This is an exciting time for Choice's growing international division and Ricardo is the ideal person to help take its performance to the next level. His professional experience around the world and proven success in international development will be invaluable as we work to improve our global portfolio." - Raul Ramirez, Managing Director of Segment and International Operations
"Choice has a well-earned reputation for offering every type of guest the right stay at the right price - across the U.S. and in a growing number of international locations. I am honored to join Choice's world-class team and contribute to the growth of its great family of brands around the world." - Mr. Losada Revol