The A&O Management Board

John Scott

Chairman

John Scott is an experienced leader in the hospitality and leisure industry with more than 25 years of consumer facing business expertise across complex global, multi-unit, multi-brand enterprises.

Vita

He is a TPG senior advisor and most recently served from 2012 through 2015 as President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL), previously Orient-Express Hotels Ltd., a NYSE publically listed company engaged in the ownership and management of a global portfolio of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, tourist train and cruise businesses in 22 countries. Prior to joining Belmond Ltd., he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, an international luxury hotel and resort management company, from 2003 through August 2011.

Michael Abel

Member of Board

Michael is a Managing Director and a member of TPG Real Estate’s Investment Committee and is based in London. He joined TPG from Europa Capital and started his career in the Private Equity Real Estate divisions of J.P. Morgan and Lehman Brothers.

Vita

He holds a Diplome de Grande Ecole and MSc in Management from ESCP Europe, and speaks German, Spanish, English, Portuguese and French. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of TriGranit and A&O Hotels and Hostels.TPG Real Estate is the real estate platform of TPG, a leading global private investment firm with approximately $75 billion of assets under management. TPGRE includes both TPG Real Estate Partners, its equity investment platform, and TPG Real Estate Finance Trust, its debt origination and acquisition platform. Collectively, the two platforms have approximately $7 billion of assets under management.

Anand Tejani

Member of Board

Mr. Tejani is a Partner and a member of TPG Real Estate’s Investment Committee and is based in London. He joined TPG in 2006 and has helped establish TPG Real Estate’s business.

Vita

He is leading the group’s European investments including Merin Group Holding B.V., the Woolgate Exchange and P3 Logistic Parks. Prior to joining TPG, Mr. Tejani served as a Director at Lion Capital LLP and worked at Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in London. Mr. Tejani received an A.B. in applied mathematics with economics from Harvard College where he was a John Harvard Scholar. TPG Real Estate is the real estate platform of TPG, a leading global private investment firm with approximately $75 billion of assets under management.

Oliver Winter

Chief Executive Officer

Oliver Winter is one of the "fathers of the German hostel idea" and the initiator of the A&O chain. His vision of affordable accommodation in the city center with a sociable hostel feeling component has come true.

Vita

The hotel business newcomer has established his budget-chain concept as a sure-fire success across Germany. With the entry of TPG Real Estate, A&O paves the way for a Europe-wide market leadership in the individual and youth travel segment. At the same time, Oliver Winter continues to look after the representation and strength of his brand and the well-being of the employees who lead A&O to success.

Michael Rehberg

Chief Financial Officer

Stefan Petrikovics

Member of Board