After five years working in several financial positions around the world, Sébastien Bazin was appointed CEO of Hottinguer Rivaud Finances in 1990 and then CEO of L’Immobilière Hôtelière.
In 1997, he moved to Colony Capital, a private real estate investment firm. He joined Accor’s board of directors in 2005, became a shareholder in football club Paris Saint-Germain in 2006 and the club’s chair in 2009.
In August 2013, he was appointed chair and CEO of AccorHotels. He has been chair of the Théâtre du Châtelet’s board of directors since 2015, and vice-chair of the Gustave Roussy Foundation’s supervisory board and a member of GE’s board of directors since 2016.