Duncan Berry is Chief Executive Officer for Choice Hotels Europe, the UK subsidiary of Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), the global hotel group behind the Comfort, Quality and Clarion brands and one of the largest and most successful lodging franchisors in the world.

He is responsible for overseeing the company’s franchise business development in the UK. Choice Hotels International is one of the world’s largest hotel groups with more than 6,300 hotels globally and nearly 500 hotels across Europe, offering business and leisure travellers a full spectrum from premium economy to luxury hotels. Mr Berry is spearheading efforts to secure further third-party direct franchising agreements in order to grow the hotel property portfolio further in the UK.