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Mark Satterfield

Mark Satterfield

Chief Operating Officer, Middle East & Africa, Marriott International, Inc.

Mark Satterfield is the chief operating officer of Marriott International’s Middle East & Africa Region where he is responsible for the operations and success of the company’s 161 managed and franchised hotels in the region and with 47 additional managed properties currently scheduled to open between now and 2019.

Mr. Satterfield began his Marriott career in 1987 in an operations role at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center Hotel in the United States. Throughout his career he has taken positions in finance, operations and general management. He became COO of the Middle East and Africa in 2009, and has recently relocated to Cape Town.