Howard is a senior hospitality executive with over 45 years of experience. An expert in asset management, he successfully navigated a number of crises, including the SARS outbreak in 2003.
Howard served as President of both the Americas and the British Isles divisions for Hilton International, where he collectively oversaw a portfolio of over 100 properties generating nearly $2.5 Billion in revenue. He also was CEO of Elegant Hotel Group in Barbados where he led the chain through a renovation plan. He began his career in finance and operations at large real estate firms.
Howard has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Cape Town in South Africa and is a Certified Public Accountant.