Federico Toresi

Federico Toresi

Vice President Design, Premium and Luxury Brands
Accor Hotels

Federico helps lead the team that defines the design and product strategy and creates standards and concept guidelines for Accor’s luxury and premium brands, overseeing design initiatives to evolve the performance, design, guest experience and market development of our managed properties.

He has over 20 years of experience in hospitality in both architecture and interior design, focusing on hotels and resorts, private residences and high-end retail projects. Starting his career with Gensler in London, moving on to manage the interior design studios of Anouska Hempel, Aedas Interiors London and 1508 London he has a focus on experience driven luxury hospitality projects, with a track record for developing innovative and award-winning restaurants and bars that become destinations.

Employing strong team building and leadership abilities enables him to manage a variety of consultants, third parties, stakeholders and projects ensuring their timely and successful delivery. He has first-hand practice in the structuring and running of design teams, the daily development of a project from inception to design development to specifying, to the procuring and overseeing of construction work, fit-out and FF&E.