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Hyatt Hotels Corporation is committed to sound principles of corporate governance.

The Company’s business is conducted by its employees and officers, under the direction of the President and Chief Executive Officer and the oversight of the Board of Directors to enhance the long-term value of the Company for its stockholders. The Board of Directors is elected by the stockholders to oversee management and to assure that the long-term interests of the stockholders are being served. The Board recognizes that the long-term interests of stockholders are advanced by taking into consideration, as appropriate, the concerns of other stakeholders, including associates, guests, property owners, suppliers, the public and members of the communities in which Hyatt Hotels Corporation operates.

The Corporate Governance Guidelines, Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and Charters of each of the Board Committees provide the framework for corporate governance at Hyatt Hotels Corporation. The Corporate Governance Guidelines, the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and the Charters of each of the Board Committees can be accessed by clicking on the links below.

Committee Charters
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAudit Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCompensation Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationFinance Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationNominating and Corporate Governance Committee Charter
Governance Documents
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAmended and Restated ByLaws
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAmended & Restated Certificate of Incorporation
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCorporate Governance Guidelines
Business Ethics
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCode of Business Conduct and Ethics
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationHuman Rights Statement
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationSupplier Code of Conduct
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  • Hyatt Configures Organization for Increased Adaptability and Effectiveness07/21/14
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 21, 2014-- Mark Hoplamazian, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H), today announced organizational changes designed to support Hyatt’s strategy of driving preference by providing distinctive brand experiences. The changes include the integration of the global operations structure, the formation of an integrated team to lead the Company’s select service business and the creation of a new
  • Hyatt and Playa Hotels & Resorts Introduce Hyatt Ziva Cancun07/17/14
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 17, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) and Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. (Playa) today announced plans to introduce the Hyatt Ziva brand to Cancun. Formerly Dreams Cancun, the resort’s multi-million dollar renovation began June 1, and it is expected to reopen in late 2015 as Hyatt Ziva Cancun. The resort will be managed by Playa Resorts Management, the operational component of Playa Hotels & Resorts.
  • Hyatt Place Santiago/Vitacura Opens in Chile07/15/14
    The opening marks the first Hyatt Place hotel in Chile and on the South American continent CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and HPV S.A. today announced the opening of Hyatt Place Santiago/Vitacura in the city of Santiago, Chile. The opening marks the second Hyatt-branded hotel in Santiago and introduces the Hyatt Place brand to Chile and the South American continent. Hyatt Plac