Executive Vice President, Chief Development Officer
Mr. Mulet has been with Playa Hotels & Resorts since its inception in 2006. With over 15 years of international hotel experience, Mr. Mulet has played a prominent role in the acquisition, development and asset management of the portfolio and currently heads the Acquisitions Group for Playa Hotels & Resorts.
Prior to joining Playa Hotels & Resorts, he was the Director of International Investments & Asset Management with Highland Hospitality Corporation (NYSE: HIH). He helped HIH to successfully structure and close its first acquisition in Mexico. A native of Spain, Mr. Mulet began his career in the hospitality industry in 1999 at Barceló Hotels & Resorts. During his tenure at Barceló, Mr. Mulet held different positions both at the corporate and hotel level in Mexico, Spain and in the US.
In 1999, he earned his Business Administration (E-2) degree at the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE) in Madrid, Spain. He continued his education in the US at Cornell University where he earned a certification in Real Estate, Development and Hotels Investment from The School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University in 2004.