Eric Pere is the new general manager of the Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia.
A French national, Pere is moving to St. Petersburg from Libya, where he was general manager of the Corinthia Hotel Tripoli. Before joining Corinthia, he was director of development with Orient-Express Hotels. Prior to that, he was general manager of the Bora Bora Lagoon Resort & Spa in the South Pacific.
Pere has held management positions at the Hotel Port Palace in Monte Carlo, the Savoy Group’s Berkeley Hotel in London, and the Hotel La Samanna on the island of St. Martin in the Caribbean. He is a graduate of the School of Hotel Administration in Paris.