Speaker Profile

Gowers (Peter)

Peter Gowers

go site Chief Executive, Travelodge

enter Travelodge is the UK’s largest independent hotelier, with a portfolio of more than 500 hotels across the UK, Ireland and Spain. The company has recently embarked on a significant change programme with the objective of becoming Britain’s favourite hotel for value.  The programme includes a £100m hotel modernisation programme and a new £25m advertising campaign showcasing the new king size beds and upgraded rooms with the strapline ‘That’s Travelogical’

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click Before joining Travelodge, Peter was the Chief Executive of Safestore Holdings plc, (LSE: SAFE.L), the UK’s largest self-storage operator.  This followed almost ten years with IHG plc (LSE: IHG.L), the world’s largest hotel company, where Peter served successively as Head of Strategy, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Executive, Asia-Pacific.