Four Seasons Gets New VP of Travel Industry Sales for Europe

Here's a name to remember when booking a luxe European vacation for your clients: Jean-Pierre Soutric has been promoted to Four Seasons' Vice President Corporate & Travel Industry Sales – Europe.

Soutric began his career with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in 1995 to open Four Seasons Hotel George V, Paris. He created a sales and marketing team that under his leadership helped establish the Hotel as number one in Paris. In 2008 he joined the Europe, Middle East and Africa regional sales team as Director of Corporate & Travel Industry Sales based in the Paris Worldwide Sales Office, where he also assumed responsibility for the regional team there.

Soutric helped develop the company's European Preferred Partner Program, and has partnered with 75 Preferred Partner agencies in 18 countries across the European Region. He also monitors strategic relationships with leading European tour operators active in the luxury segment.

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