Ms. Rothman, CFA joined Playa Hotels & Resorts in 2018 as the Senior Vice President of Investor Relations and Strategy. Prior to joining Playa, Ms. Rothman spent nearly 20 years as a sell-side stock analyst covering the Gaming, Lodging, Leisure, Restaurant and REIT industries, most recently at Susquehanna International Group. She is a recognized expert in the field and has been selected to Institutional Investor's All American Research Survey, the Wall Street Journal's Best on the Street, and the Financial Times' World's Best Analysts. Prior to joining Susquehanna, Ms. Rothman was a Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Merrill Lynch and Wedbush Securities. Ms. Rothman, who first began her equity research career at Morgan Stanley, earned a master’s degree in Hotel Administration from Cornell University, a graduate degree in Economics from the University of Virginia, and a bachelor’s degree from Bates College. She is a CFA Charterholder and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts, the CFA Institute, and the Cornell Hotel Society.