Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

April 2020 | United Arab Emirates

Speaker profile

Solange Corm

Director Talent Acquisition for Middle East, Africa & Turkey
Hilton

Solange Corm has more than 13 years’ experience in Human Resources leadership within international hospitality chains.

She began her career in her hometown of Beirut, later becoming Cluster Human Resources Manager for two Hilton properties in Abu Dhabi. After a brief stint at another hotel chain, Solange returned to Hilton as Director of Human Resources on-property, and in 2014 moved to Hilton’s regional office to oversee talent acquisition. 

In her current role, Solange heads the recruitment function for all Hilton brands in the MEA & Turkey region - and for Luxury brands in Europe. She has successfully managed recruitment during the opening and conversion of a dozen of hotels in the MEA region and has a relentless focus on promoting creativity and innovation in the recruitment model. Solange also emphasizes the importance of having women in leadership. She drove a series of Women in Leadership conferences that Hilton held for its female Team Members around the MEA region. These conferences aimed to inspire and empower women to work towards leadership roles.

Solange is a Certified Professional Coach from the International Coach Academy with specializations in women in leadership, career advice and youth. She is a Member of SHRM (Society for Human Resources Management). She has also won several awards including: MEA Hotelier awards 2013 for the category of HR person of the year, Hilton HR business partner of year 2013 for MEA region, Hilton Outstanding HR Practitioner 2016 for EMEA Region.