Jan van der Putten

VP, Operations, Hilton Worldwide, Africa & Indian Ocean


Jan is a member of The Institute of Directors in Southern Africa and one of the founding Board Members of South Africa Day.

As Vice President, Operations for Africa & Indian Ocean, Van Der Putten leads operations across Africa & Indian Ocean overseeing operational activity at the company’s 18 hotels within his region. A key focus is to support Hilton Worldwide’ s ambitious business expansion plans for the continent.  He is a graduate of The Hague Hospitality Management School and speaks Dutch, German and English fluently.