Simón B. Suárez
Vice President, Grupo Puntacana
Former president of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association, he has also served for years on the board of the Hotel and Tourism Association of the Dominican Republic (ASONAHORES), where he was President for the 2014-2016 term. Mr. Suárez, is also Vice President of Grupo Puntacana since June 2014, where he responsible for new development projects and institutional relations.
A 40-year tourism industry veteran, he is recognized as one of the leaders for the Caribbean region and has been at the forefront of developing the Dominican Republic’s tourism product. Prior to joining Grupo Puntacana he spent seven years as Chief Development Representative for Hilton Worldwide, in charge of new hotel developments for Hilton in Central America and the Caribbean.