The Global Business Travel Association has named Scott Solombrino, executive director and COO, as CEO. He had become executive director a year ago. Bhart Sarin, president, said that the appointment will mean that GBTA’s principal spokesperson “will have an even stronger position to advocate for the return of business travel.”



The Oetker Collection, a hotel group with nine properties, has named Timo Gruenert as CEO. He began his career with the company as assistant to the managing partner in 2005. In 2009, he co-led the founding of the Oetker Collection and has served as co-managing director and CFO ever since.