Peter Papadimitropoulos has been named group CEO for Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc. Previously, Papadimitropoulos was a non-executive director at Peermont Global Limited. Some of Papadimitropoulos' credentials include corporate finance roles with JP Morgan SA and ING Barings SA, as well as a managing director of Aquila Growth Limited. Millennium & Copthorne Hotels owns and/or manages a portfolio of more than 108 hotels in 18 countries. Visit [www.millenniumhotels.com].