Greg Maliassas currently serves as Chief Operating Officer of Playa Hotels and Resorts. Prior to his current role, Mr. Maliassas served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Playa Resorts Management, the Company’s management company, since 2019. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Maliassas served as Senior Vice President Operations from 2014 to 2019 for the luxury and premium brands of Accor Hotels in Central & Eastern Europe, Benelux and Switzerland, overseeing a portfolio of over 45 hotels. He has managed and developed upscale hotels in Europe, North America and the Middle East for over 20 years while holding positions such as Vice President North, Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Senior Vice President Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean for Sofitel Hotels & Resorts. Mr. Maliassas was instrumental in dozens of hotel openings, renovations and hotel constructions, collaborating with renowned hotel developers, designers and architects around the world. Mr. Maliassas, who speaks five language fluently, was born and raised in Luxembourg, holds a degree in International Hotel Management from Les Roches, Switzerland and a postgraduate degree from the University of Surrey, UK.