Tea Colaianni

NED, Founder and CEO
WiHTL & Diversity in Retail

Tea Colaianni has more than 25 years experience in consumer facing industries gained in organisations like Hilton Hotels and Merlin Entertainments.

A lawyer by training, after a successful executive career as Chief People Officer, Tea has built a broad advisory portfolio serving on multiple boards as a Non-Executive Director.

She is currently Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee at The Watches of Switzerland Group Plc and Non-Executive Director at SD Worx NV. Tea is Vice-Chair and Chair of the ESG Committee at Canford School. Until recently, Tea was NED and Chair of RemCo at DWF Group Plc. Tea is the Founder and Chair of WiHTL and Diversity in Retail, a member organisation counting over 110 of the most recognisable brands in the hospitality, travel, leisure and retail industries worldwide with a mission to create diverse and inclusive working environments and positively impact 5 million employees globally by 2030.

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Venue and contact


London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London W1K 6JP United Kingdom

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26 September, 2024




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