VP HR Global

Belmond Ltd.


Previous Biography:
Ingrid Eras was previously the Vice President of People Development & Staffing at Starwood Hotels & Resorts for the Europe, Africa and Middle East (EAME) division which includes approximately 250 Starwood properties.

She has been in the hospitality industry for over 25 years. She has extensive experiences directing various HR functions as well as special integration and work stream projects in support of major acquisitions. Her other strengths include Psychometric Testing, EQ-i assessment, Senior Leadership Development, and Talent Management. Ingrid has also been a keynote speaker at various International HR & Talent Management Summits, MBA classes/Alumni events and Speaker during Leadership programs at both INSEAD and CEDEP.

Her areas of expertise include human resource strategy and alignment, transition management, leadership development, global competencies design, staffing and recruitment, severance management, mergers and acquisitions, HR Tools & Processes design, as well as coaching and mentorship.

Ingrid has a Bachelor of Administration (Hotel School Den Haag, Institute of Hospitality Management), a Diploma in Clinical Organizational Psychology and Professional Certification, TS1, TS2, TS3, TS4 Trainer Certificates.

In addition to English, she can speak Dutch and German fluently and has notions of French, Portuguese and Polish.



You can download a copy of Ingrid’s impressive resume here.

Ingrid is one of the first professionals to join the youthstarter.ca program. She will be featured as our first guest speaker in the inaugural seminar series hosted by youthstarter.ca

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