Director of Business Development | STR
Thomas Emanuel is Director of Business Development at STR. He is based in London, and oversees a team focused on driving STR Global’s business with Industry Partners. He has spent his entire career in the hotel industry, initially with Hyatt Hotel & Resorts, both at a corporate and unit level, and he started with the Deloitte HotelBenchmark team in 2006. Since the formation of STR in March 2008, he has led the Business Development department, and been part of their management team.
Travelling extensively, Thomas has worked in over thirty five countries across six continents and is a regular speaker at leading hospitality conferences across the globe. He is also interviewed frequently for his insights on the hotel industry by new outlets including CNN, CNBC, and various tourism and hospitality publications.Thomas holds a BA (Hons) in International Business.