Fabrice Tessier
VP School Relations & Partnerships

Fabrice Tessier has been a member of the Accor family since the beginning of his career. Since 2010 he holds the position of VP School Relations and Partnerships for Accor Group.

His achievements have been rewarded with a recognition Award from Ecpat NGO in 2004, a nomination for Innovation by The Hospitality Awards in 2010 as well as Company with best recognized relations with schools in 2018 and 2019.

He started his career as restaurant manager in Paris, moving to hotel management. Fabrice’s passion for developing talent made the move into human resources a natural progression. In 2000, he was appointed Vice President Human Resources Accor in Asia based in Bangkok. 22,000 employees were working in the organization including 260 expatriates in 10 Asian countries. From there he moved to different positions in HR within Accor as VP HR, and Project Director.

His current role is aligned with the future needs of recruitment for Accor, namely, to identify and develop partnerships with the best Hospitality Schools, Universities and Business Schools. The goal is to see an increasing number of graduates taking management positions within Accor for the benefit of our industry development.