Team di leadership

Adam Aron

Chief Executive Officer,
Starwood Hotels & Resorts

Director since: 2006
Committees served: Compensation and Option, Corporate Governance and Nominating
Other Current Public Boards: Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

Mr. Aron is serving as Chief Executive Officer of Starwood on an interim basis, and has served on the company’s Board of Directors since 2006.  Mr. Aron has been a Senior Operating Partner at Apollo Management L.P. and Chief Executive Officer of World Leisure Partners, Inc., a leisure-related consultancy, since 2006. He served as Chief Executive Officer of the Philadelphia 76ers, a professional basketball team, from 2011 through 2013. From 1996 through 2006, Mr. Aron was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vail Resorts, Inc., an owner and operator of ski resorts and hotels. From 1993 through 1996, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Norwegian Cruise Line. Earlier in his career, Aron was Senior Vice President of Marketing for United Airlines and for Hyatt Hotels Corporation. Aron is a director of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings.

As Chief Executive Officer of World Leisure Partners, former Chief Executive Officer of Vail Resorts and director of Norwegian Cruise Line and Prestige Cruise, Mr. Aron brings to the Board extensive experience in the travel and leisure industries. Mr. Aron also has significant financial and operational expertise from his experience as Chief Executive Officer or director of several publicly traded companies.