Marriott Sees 'Super Growth' in Africa's Three Biggest Economies: Alex Kyriakidis, President, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International

Alex Kyriakidis, President, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International

Marriott International Inc. (MAR) may build 40 to 50 hotels in Nigeria, South Africa and Egypt each by 2020 to benefit from a surge of travelers, said Alex Kyriakidis, the chain’s president for the Middle East and Africa.

The plan is to add 10,000 hotel rooms apiece in Africa’s three biggest economies, targeting “super growth” based on their economic potential and tourist attractions, Kyriakidis said today in an interview in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa.

Read more: Marriott Sees ‘Super Growth’ in Africa’s Three Biggest Economies – Bloomberg.

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