Investor Relations > Corporate Governance > Biography
Investor Relations
Our Company
Stock Info
Sec Filings
Financial Information
Corporate Governance
News and Events
Shareholder Services
Biography


<< Back
Biography PhotoThomas J. Pritzker
Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors

Thomas J. Pritzker has been a member of our board of directors since August 2004 and our Executive Chairman since August 2004. Mr. Pritzker served as our Chief Executive Officer from August 2004 to December 2006. Mr. Pritzker was selected as President of Hyatt Corporation in 1980 and served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hyatt Corporation from 1999 to December 2006. Mr. Pritzker is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Pritzker Organization, LLC (“TPO”), the principal financial and investment advisor to certain Pritzker family business interests. Mr. Pritzker is Chairman of Marmon Holdings, Inc. and also serves as a Director of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. He served as a Director of TransUnion Corp., a credit reporting service company until June 2010. Mr. Pritzker is a Director and Vice President of The Pritzker Foundation, a charitable foundation; Director and President of the Pritzker Family Philanthropic Fund, a charitable organization; and Chairman and President of The Hyatt Foundation, a charitable foundation which established The Pritzker Architecture Prize. Mr. Pritzker is the father of Mr. Jason Pritzker, who is also a member of our board of directors.
Investor Toolkit
Latest News
  • Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China08/25/14
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Suzhou in Suzhou, one of the most important economic, cultural and historic cities of Eastern China, neighboring Shanghai. Hyatt Regency Suzhou's 355 contemporary guestrooms incorporate Suzhou stylistic influences - from a large black-and-white mural featuring snapshots of classical architecture and garden images to woven cane lanter
  • Park Hyatt New York Debuts08/19/14
    Highly Anticipated Opening Sets New Standard of Luxury in Manhattan NEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today the opening of Park Hyatt New York, the flagship hotel of the globally recognized Park Hyatt brand that will offer unprecedented luxury in the heart of Midtown Manhattan . Guests of Park Hyatt New York will enjoy its prime location at 153 West 57th Street between Sixth and Seventh Av
  • Hyatt Place Celebrates 200 Locations and Momentum Continues with Development Worldwide08/18/14
    More than 100 executed contracts for Hyatt Place hotels around the world across 21 countries, 15 of which are new markets for the brand CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 18, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today celebrates more than 200 open Hyatt Place locations across nine countries by kicking off digital promotions that invite guests to share their Hyatt Place experiences over a period of 200 hours. The celebration comes at a time of