John Scott is an experienced leader in the hospitality and leisure industry with more than twenty-five years of consumer facing business expertise across global, multi-unit, multi-brand enterprises. Most recently he served as CEO of Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL), previously Orient-Express Hotels, a global owner and operator of luxury hotel, restaurant, tourist train and cruise businesses. Prior to joining Belmond, he served as CEO of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, a global luxury hotel management company. He serves as a director for publicly traded Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), a travel industry technology provider, Subway Restaurants, and is currently a Senior Advisor and Operating Partner with TPG Capital, where he chairs one of their European hospitality operating companies. He is an active member of YPO and a former director of Cedar Fair Entertainment (NYSE: FUN), a leading amusement park owner and operator, Kimpton Hotels and of SMU’s Cox School of Business. John holds an MBA from Harvard and a B.A. from Dartmouth College.