Gabriel Escarrer Jaume

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Gabriel Escarrer Jaume
Gabriel Juan Escarrer Jaume

January 1971 (age 51)
EducationUniversity of Pennsylvania
TitleCEO and vice-chairman, Meliá Hotels International
Parent(s)Gabriel Escarrer Juliá

Gabriel Juan Escarrer Jaume (born January 1971)[1] is a Spanish billionaire businessman, heir to Meliá Hotels International, where he is the CEO and vice-chairman.[2]

Early life[edit]

He is the son of the founder and chairman, Gabriel Escarrer Juliá.[3]

Escarrer has a BS degree in economics from the renowned Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, where he specialized in finance and business management.[4] He has an MBA from ESADE.[5]


Escarrer worked in New York City in finance with Salomon Smith Barney for three years,[6] before joining Meliá Hotels.[3] Escarrer and his family own almost 56% of Meliá Hotels.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Escarrer is married, with four children, and lives in Palma de Majorca, Spain.[7]


  1. ^ "Gabriel Juan ESCARRER JAUME - Personal Appointments (free information from Companies House)". 2015-12-21. Retrieved 2017-02-24.
  2. ^ "Management structure | Meliá Hotels International". Retrieved 2017-02-24.
  3. ^ a b O'Ceallaigh, John (2014-01-17). "The Business: Gabriel Escarrer Jaume". Telegraph. Archived from the original on 2014-01-18. Retrieved 2017-02-24.
  4. ^ "Gabriel Escarrer Jaume, Vice Chairman And Ceo At Melia Hotels International - Space | International Hotel Design". Retrieved 2017-02-24.
  5. ^ "Stocks". Bloomberg. Retrieved 2017-02-24.
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  7. ^ a b "Forbes profile: Gabriel Escarrer". Forbes. Retrieved 9 February 2021.