“Iron Man

Sir Rocco Forte's Inspirational Journey

Career Path: School > Modern Languages > Accountant > Chief Executive > Chairman

“I had responsibility for more than 800 hotels, 1,000 restaurants and almost 100,000 employees in 50 countries around the world."

My Story: I was born and educated in England and was exposed to all aspects of my father’s business from the age of 13. I qualified as a chartered accountant before joining the family firm, where I rose to become chairman and chief executive of Forte plc. I founded Rocco Forte Hotels which is where I am today as Chairman and Chief Executive.
























CEO - The Rocco Forte Collection

“Don’t be scared of taking on more responsibility, it will help you to develop your career"

Countries Worked:
All over the world

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For a full biography of Sir Rocco Forte click here

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