Based in Shanghai, Xavier Desaulles, CEO of APAC Markets business unit will lead the commercial teams across Greater China, Japan, Korea, South East Asia and Pacific markets. Having been CEO of the East and South Asia Pacific (ESAP) markets since 2016, Xavier has taken Club Med in ESAP to the next level, boosting the Brand’s growth and making Club Med a preferred hospitality vacation brand of choice among millennial families and active couples. Boasting an in-depth understanding of Asia emerging markets, Xavier was the Regional Managing Director for Southeast Asia, India and the Middle-East at the Rémy Cointreau Group prior to his position at Club Med.
“For the past 70 years, Club Med has had strong global recognition as the vacation destination for experience seekers. We have been pioneers in hospitality and in the current consolidation environment of the industry, we remain the preferred niche player, a trend setter and the undisputed leader when it comes to cornering the family and mountain vacation markets. This reorganisation will take us further and I am proud to be a part of this milestone.” said Xavier Desaulles.