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Porto Holdco NV (PLYA.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Bruce Wardinski

57 2017 Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer

Ryan Hymel

35 2017 Chief Financial Officer

Alexander Stadlin

63 2017 Chief Operating Officer

Brandon Buhler

39 2017 Chief Accounting Officer

Kevin Froemming

54 2017 Chief Marketing Officer

David Camhi

44 2017 General Counsel

Elizabeth Lieberman

66 2017 Non-Executive Lead Independent Director

Manzo Guevara

49 2017 Interim Non-Executive Director

Stephen Haggerty

49 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Daniel Hirsch

43 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Hal Jones

64 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Thomas Klein

54 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Stephen Millham

49 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Karl Peterson

46 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Arturo Sarukhan

53 2017 Non-Executive Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Bruce Wardinski

Mr. Bruce D. Wardinski serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He has served as our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Wardinski previously served as our Predecessor’s Chief Executive Officer and a director of our Predecessor since August 2013 and previously served on the board of directors of our Predecessor’s prior parent. In 2006, Mr. Wardinski founded our Predecessor’s prior parent and served as its Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of its board of directors from May 2006 to August 2013. From June 2002 to December 2010, Mr. Wardinski served as Chief Executive Officer of Barceló Crestline and served as founding chairman of our Predecessor’s board of directors. From 1998 to 2002, Mr. Wardinski was Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Crestline Capital Corporation (NYSE: CLJ). Mr. Wardinski served as a member of the Executive Commission of Barceló Corporación Empresarial of Palma de Mallorca, Spain from 2004 to 2010. Mr. Wardinski was Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Host Marriott Corporation (NYSE: HMT), a hotel asset management company, from 1996 to 1998. Before this appointment, he served in various other capacities with Host Marriott and Marriott Corporation from 1987 to 1996. In 2003, Mr. Wardinski formed Highland Hospitality Corporation (NYSE: HIH), where he served as Chairman of its board of directors until the sale of the company in 2007. Prior to joining Host Marriott and Marriott Corporation, Mr. Wardinski worked for Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) in Washington D.C., and Goodyear International in Caracas, Venezuela. Mr. Wardinski graduated with honors from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and from the Wharton School of Business with an MBA in Finance. Mr. Wardinski was a founding member and currently serves as Chairman of the ServiceSource Foundation, a not-for-profit advocacy group representing people with disabilities.

Ryan Hymel

Mr. Ryan Hymel has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Hymel has held several positions at the Company and its predecessor, including as Senior Director of Treasury & Planning from 2012 to 2014, as Vice President of Treasury & Planning from 2014 to 2016, and most recently as Senior Vice President & Treasurer. Mr. Hymel has over 15 years of experience working within the hospitality sector. He began his career with the hotel management company Barceló Crestline Corporation in 2004. Mr. Hymel holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Georgetown University – The McDonough School of Business.

Alexander Stadlin

Mr. Alexander Stadlin serves as Chief Operating Officer of the Company. He has served as our Chief Operating Officer since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Stadlin previously served as our Predecessor’s Chief Operating Officer since January 2013 and has also served as Chief Executive Officer of Playa’s subsidiary, Playa Management, since November 2013. Mr. Stadlin joined our Predecessor’s prior parent in May 2008 as Senior Vice President of Asset Management and was promoted to his current position as Chief Operating Officer in January 2013. During his tenure with our Predecessor and our Predecessor’s prior parent, Mr. Stadlin has played a key role in the expansion and repositioning of the portfolio including: development of the 619-room Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos which reopened in 2009 as Barceló Los Cabos and was rebranded in late 2013, the brand repositioning of Dreams La Romana and Dreams Palm Beach in the Dominican Republic, as well as the expansion, renovation and rebranding of the former 378-room Dreams Cancún into the 547-room Hyatt Ziva Cancún. In addition to leading major expansion, renovation and repositioning projects, Mr. Stadlin is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of the operations of the business. Prior to joining our Predecessor’s prior parent, Mr. Stadlin served as Vice President for Latin America at Marriott International, where he increased Marriott’s presence in the region by 21 hotels in seven years. During his 33-year tenure at Marriott International, Mr. Stadlin held numerous international management positions in the UK, Germany and Mexico, as well as throughout the Middle East and Africa. Mr. Stadlin graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University in 1975. In 2007, Mr. Stadlin attended the Executive Program in Strategy and Organization at Stanford University.

Brandon Buhler

Mr. Brandon Buhler serves as Chief Accounting Officer of the Company effective August 7, 2017. Mr. Buhler joined the Company’s predecessor in early 2014 as Director of Financial Reporting and has been responsible for managing the Company’s corporate accounting, financial systems, internal controls, financial reporting and technical accounting functions. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Buhler worked as an auditor at Deloitte for over ten years. Mr. Buhler was recently recognized as one of the Washington D.C. region’s Top Accounting Executives in 2017 by RecognizeDC. Mr. Buhler holds both a Bachelor of Science in accounting and a Masters in accountancy from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University, and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the American Institute of CPAs.

Kevin Froemming

Mr. Kevin Froemming serves as Chief Marketing Officer of the Company. He has served as our Chief Marketing Officer since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Froemming previously served as our Predecessor’s Chief Marketing Officer since January 2014. Prior to joining Playa in January 2014, Mr. Froemming was President of Unique Vacations Inc., the worldwide representatives of Sandals & Beaches Resorts, from October 2003 to November 2013. Mr. Froemming brings to Playa more than 20 years of experience in marketing, sales, technology, and customer support operations. Prior to his tenure as President of Unique Vacations Inc., he rose to the position of Chief Operating Officer of The Mark Travel Corporation’s owned brands. In this capacity, he was responsible for bottom line profitability, and led the acquisition and integration team that was responsible for the addition of several major travel companies that were integrated into The Mark Travel Corporation’s portfolio of brands. He has also held senior positions at Wyndham Hotels and Renaissance Cruise Lines. Mr. Froemming graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

David Camhi

Mr. David Camhi serves as General Counsel of the Company. He has served as our General Counsel since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Camhi previously served as our Predecessor’s General Counsel since August 2013 and also served as General Counsel of our Predecessor’s prior parent from January 2011 to August 2013. Prior to joining our Predecessor’s prior parent, Mr. Camhi served as General Counsel for Phoenix Packaging Group from April 2008 to January 2011, a plastic packaging manufacturer with production plants in Colombia, Mexico, Venezuela and the United States and sales in over 20 countries. From November 2006 to March 2008, Mr. Camhi practiced law at the Mexico City office of Thacher Proffitt & Wood. Prior to joining Thacher Proffitt & Wood, Mr. Camhi served as Associate General Counsel of BearingPoint, Inc., a global consulting firm, and practiced law at Baker & McKenzie, Prieto & Carrizosa and Sidley Austin LLP. Mr. Camhi received an LLM degree from Cornell University. Mr. Camhi also received a post graduate degree in Finance from Colegio de Estudios Superiores de Administración and an LL.B. from the Universidad de Los Andes, both in Bogota, Colombia. Mr. Camhi is admitted to practice law in Colombia, New York and Mexico.

Elizabeth Lieberman

Ms. Elizabeth Lieberman serves as Non-Executive Lead Independent Director of the Company. She has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Ms. Lieberman was previously identified as a director nominee to our Predecessor’s board of directors and has attended board meetings of our Predecessor since March 2015. Ms. Lieberman has an extensive background in the hospitality industry, and served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Secretary and General Counsel of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (“Crestline Hotels”) and Barceló Crestline from 2004 until retiring in 2006. She provided consulting services to Crestline Hotels during 2006 to 2008, and returned as Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary and General Counsel in 2009 until her retirement in 2012. As General Counsel at Crestline Hotels, she provided a hands-on approach to executive leadership and legal oversight of corporate, finance, owner relations and hotel operations matters. Prior to her appointment as General Counsel in 2004, she served as Associate General Counsel for Crestline Hotels and Barceló from 2002 to 2004, and Crestline Capital Corporation from 1998 to 2002, prior to its acquisition by Barceló. Ms. Lieberman was an Assistant General Counsel at Host Marriott, heading up the law department’s asset management division, from 1995 until the spin-off of Crestline Capital Corporation by Host Marriott in 1998. Before joining Host Marriott, she served as attorney on the hotel acquisitions/development and hotel operations legal teams at Marriott International (formerly known as Marriott Corporation) from 1988 to 1995. Prior to joining Marriott, Ms. Lieberman worked at the Washington D.C. law firm of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton from 1985 to 1988. Ms. Lieberman earned a B.S. degree in Sociology from Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, Nebraska, and a J.D. from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C.

Manzo Guevara

Ms. Gloria Guevara serves as Interim Non-Executive Director of the company. She has more than 25 years of experience working in travel and tourism in both the private and public sectors. She currently serves as Special Advisor on Government Affairs at the Harvard School of Public Health’s Center of Health and Environmental Health, where she advises governments on effective strategies to grow sustainable tourism, and is a member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council taskforce for Travel and Tourism. Previously, she served from 2010–2012 as the Secretary of Tourism for Mexico, and the CEO of the Mexico Tourism Board, appointed by President Felipe Calderon. She has also worked for Sabre Travel Network and Sabre Holding, including as CEO of Sabre Mexico, a joint venture between Aeromexico, Mexicana, and Sabre Holdings. Ms. Guevara brings the experience of a proven and well-rounded executive with an international and multicultural perspective to the Company’s Board. The Company expects that Ms. Guevara will be submitted for shareholder approval as a director in connection with the Company’s 2018 annual general meeting of shareholders.

Stephen Haggerty

Mr. Stephen G. Haggerty serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017 and was appointed by the binding nomination of Hyatt pursuant to the Shareholders Agreement. Mr. Haggerty previously served as a director of our Predecessor since 2013. Mr. Haggerty was appointed to our Predecessor’s board of directors by the binding nomination of Hyatt pursuant to the terms of that certain investors agreement between our Predecessor and its initial shareholders. Mr. Haggerty has served as the Global Head of Capital Strategy, Franchising and Select Service of Hyatt since August 2014. Mr. Haggerty is responsible for implementing Hyatt’s overall capital and franchising strategy and overseeing Hyatt’s select service business. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Haggerty was the Executive Vice President and Global Head of Real Estate and Capital Strategy for Hyatt from October 2012. In this role, Mr. Haggerty was responsible for implementing Hyatt’s overall capital strategy, mergers and acquisitions and related transactional activity, hotel and joint venture asset management, project management, and strategic oversight and transactional support to Hyatt’s development professionals around the world. He joined Hyatt in 2007 as Global Head-Real Estate and Development, where he was responsible for Hyatt’s global development, including global feasibility and development finance, corporate transactions, and global asset management. Prior to joining Hyatt, Mr. Haggerty spent 13 years serving in several positions of increasing responsibility with Marriott International, a NASDAQ-listed hotel operator, franchisor and licensor (NASDAQ: MAR), most recently in London as Senior Vice President, International Project Finance and Asset Management for Europe, Africa and the Middle East from 2005 to 2007.

Daniel Hirsch

Mr. Daniel J. Hirsch serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017 and was appointed by the binding nomination of Cabana pursuant to the Shareholders Agreement. Mr. Hirsch previously served as a director of our Predecessor since 2013 and also served on the board of directors of our Predecessor’s prior parent from June 2011 to August 2013. Mr. Hirsch was appointed to our Predecessor’s board of directors by the binding nomination of Cabana pursuant to the terms of that certain investors agreement between our Predecessor and its initial shareholders. Mr. Hirsch currently serves as an advisor to FP (as defined below) and FCM. Mr. Hirsch joined Farallon Partners, L.L.C. (“FP”) and FCM in 2003, was a Managing Director from 2007 to 2009, and was a Managing Member, Real Estate, from 2009 through his resignation from Farallon on December 31, 2016. Before joining Farallon, Mr. Hirsch worked as an associate in the San Francisco office of the law firm Covington & Burling. Mr. Hirsch graduated from Yale Law School with a J.D., and Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought from Amherst College.

Hal Jones

Mr. Hal Stanley Jones serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Jones previously served as a director of our Predecessor since 2013. Mr. Jones currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC), a diversified education and media company. From 1989 until 2013, Mr. Jones worked in various capacities at The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO), an American daily newspaper, the most widely circulated newspaper published in Washington, D.C. From January 2009 to September 2013, he served as the Senior Vice President-Finance and Chief Financial Officer. From January 2008 to December 2009 he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Kaplan Professional, a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company. From 2003 to 2006 he served as the Chief Operating Officer of Kaplan International, a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company. Prior to joining The Washington Post Company, Mr. Jones worked for Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) from 1977 to 1988. In addition, Mr. Jones serves on the board of directors of Studio Theatre, a non-profit organization in Washington, D.C. Mr. Jones received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Washington and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

Thomas Klein

Mr. Thomas Klein serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017 and was appointed by the binding nomination of Pace Sponsor pursuant to the Shareholders Agreement. Mr. Klein is the former president and CEO of Sabre Corporation, a technology solutions provider to the global travel and tourism industry headquartered in Southlake, Texas. Sabre provides a broad suite of innovative technology to airlines, hotels, travel agencies and travel management organizations. He retired from Sabre at the end of December 2016 following 28 years with the company. Prior to taking the helm of Sabre as President in 2010 and additionally as CEO in 2013, Mr. Klein served in a number of leadership roles at Sabre, including group president of Sabre Travel Network and Sabre Airline Solutions. His first role with Sabre was leading a Sabre joint venture in Mexico. Before joining Sabre, Mr. Klein held sales, marketing, and operations roles at American Airlines and Consolidated Freightways, Inc. In 2006 and 2007, he was recognized by Business Travel News as one of the industry’s “25 Most Influential Executives.” Mr. Klein serves on the board of directors of Cedar Fair Entertainment. He also sits on the board of trustees at Villanova University. In 2010, he was appointed to the board of directors of Brand USA by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce and currently serves as chair of the board. He was previously a member of the executive committee for the World Travel & Tourism Council (2009-2016) and was appointed to the U.S. President’s Advisory Council for Doing Business in Africa. Mr. Klein earned his Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the Villanova School of Business in 1984.

Stephen Millham

Mr. Stephen L. Millham is no longer Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company effective as of December 31, 2017. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017 and was appointed by the binding nomination of Cabana pursuant to the Shareholders Agreement. Mr. Millham has served as a director of our Predecessor since 2013 and previously served on the board of directors of our Predecessor’s prior parent from May 2006 to August 2013. Mr. Millham was appointed to our Predecessor’s board of directors by the binding nomination of Cabana pursuant to the terms of that certain investors agreement between our Predecessor and its initial shareholders. Mr. Millham joined FP and FCM in 1993, was named a Managing Member in 1997, and became co-head of the Real Estate Group in 2000. He co-headed the group until his retirement in 2012, and he continues to advise FP and FCM. Before joining FP and FCM, Mr. Millham worked as an acquisitions associate for JMB Institutional Realty Corporation, a real estate investment advisor, where he purchased real estate assets on behalf of institutional investors. Mr. Millham graduated from Stanford University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

Karl Peterson

Mr. Karl I. Peterson serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017 and was appointed by the binding nomination of Pace Sponsor pursuant to the Shareholders Agreement. Mr. Peterson served as the Principal Executive Officer, Principal Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer of Porto Holdco B.V. from January 2017 until consummation of the Business Combination and as President and CEO of Pace Holdings Corp. since its inception. Mr. Peterson is a Senior Partner of TPG and is the Managing Partner of TPG Permanent Capital Solutions. From 2010-2016 he was Managing Partner of TPG Europe LLP and sits on the Executive Committee of TPG. Since joining TPG in 2004, Mr. Peterson has led investments for TPG in technology, media, financial services and travel sectors. Prior to 2004, he was a co-founder and the president and chief executive officer of Hotwire.com, a disruptive travel distribution company. He led the business from its launch through its sale to IAC/ InterActiveCorp for $685 million in 2003. Before founding Hotwire, Mr. Peterson was a principal at TPG in San Francisco, and from 1992 to 1995 he was a financial analyst at Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Peterson currently serves on the board of Sabre Corporation, Caesars Acquisition Company, Victoria Plum Ltd, TSL Education Group Ltd. and Saxo Bank A/S. Mr. Peterson also served on the board of Caesars Entertainment Corporation from 2008 to 2013 and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. from 2008 to 2016. Mr. Peterson is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, where he earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration Degree with High Honors.

Arturo Sarukhan

Mr. Arturo Sarukhan serves as Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He has served as a director since the consummation of the Business Combination on March 11, 2017. Mr. Sarukhan was previously identified as a director nominee to our Predecessor’s Board of directors and has attended board meetings of our Predecessor since May 2015. Since April 2014, Mr. Sarukhan has served as President of Sarukhan & Associates LLC. Mr. Sarukhan was the Chairman of Global Solutions, a strategy consulting firm, from 2013 to 2014, and prior to this he was a career Mexican diplomat, recently serving as Mexican Ambassador to the United States from 2007 to 2013. Mr. Sarukhan previously served as Mexico’s Consul General from 2003 to 2006, was the foreign policy coordinator of Felipe Calderon’s presidential campaign and transition team in 2006 and was designated chief of Policy Planning to Mexico’s secretary of Foreign Affairs from 2000 to 2003. Prior to this, Mr. Sarukhan served in the Embassy of Mexico to the United States, where he was in charge of the embassy’s Office of Antinarcotics from 1995 to 2000 and served as the Mexican ambassador’s chief of staff from 1993 to 1995, during the NAFTA negotiations. In 1991, he served as the deputy assistant secretary for Inter-American Affairs, representing Mexico at the Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean and from 1988 to 1989, Mr. Sarukhan served as the executive secretary of the Commission for the Future of Mexico-U.S. Relations, a non-governmental initiative funded by the Ford Foundation created to recast the relationship between the two countries. Mr. Sarukhan is a director of the Inter-American Dialogue, the Americas Society, Aid for Aids International and The Washington Performing Arts Society.