Orient-Express Hotels Promotes CFO To CEO

Paul White was named president and CEO of Orient-Express Hotels, the luxury operator of hotels, trains, cruises and restaurants on Thursday, having previously served as the company's CFO. White will begin his new role on August 10, replacing Simon Sherwood, who resigned in February to pursue other interests. Orient-Express either owns or manages 49 luxury hotel, restaurant, tourist train and river cruise properties in 25 countries.