MCLEAN, VA — Hilton Worldwide announced on Jan. 22 that Nathalie Corredor has joined the company as senior vice-president, corporate strategy, based at its global headquarters here.
In her new role at Hilton Worldwide, Corredor will lead the development and implementation of enterprise-wide strategies and initiatives to drive growth and innovation. She will report directly to Kevin Jacobs, executive vice-president and CFO, and will join the company's senior leadership group.
Prior to joining Hilton, Corredor spent much of her career working in Silicon Valley, most recently at Google as global head of vertical search ad development and sales. In this role, she drove key travel-focused products, including hotel advertising and flight search, and fueled significant sales growth, according to Hilton. She also previously served as Google's head of sales strategy and operations.
Before Google, Corredor was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company, supporting strategy development for several global clients, including Hilton Worldwide.
“Hilton exhibits some of the best characteristics of a startup, even as a nearly 100-year-old company,” said Corredor in a release. “They have an outstanding vision, a desire to challenge the status quo, a sense of urgency and an infectious positive energy throughout their culture.”