Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel

Eva-Maria Erauw serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel at Radisson Hotel Group. She joined Radisson Hotel Group (previously Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group) in November 2017.

In her role, Erauw is responsible for all legal matters tied to the central business functions, including development, asset management, sales and marketing and procurement, as well as providing legal support to the regional operational offices. As General Counsel, she oversees the protection of the global trademark portfolio of Radisson brands and is responsible for risk management, compliance and data privacy.

She is Secretary to the Board of Radisson Hospitality AB and has worked on multiple global projects, including various global refinancing plans, in close cooperation with our shareholders.

A Belgian national, Erauw previously served as Vice President Legal and Deputy Chief Privacy Officer EAME at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. and Marriott International for 12 years, where her responsibilities included supporting development, operations and asset management, and advising on data privacy matters. Prior to moving in-house, she was an Associate at Clearly Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in Brussels, Belgium where she worked on multiple cross-border transactions and gained experience in the field of mergers & acquisitions, banking and finance. 

Erauw earned her master’s degree in law at the University of Ghent, Belgium, and also holds a Masters in Corporate Law from New York University, School of Law. She is fluent in English, Dutch and French and is a member of the Institute of Belgian legal counsels and Guberna.