Michelin guides’ International director leaves office
International director of the Michelin guides Michael Ellis will leave the group this year.
Ellis has been with the French company since 2011 and will leave the group on September 14,2018. Ellis’ replacement will be announced soon.
Michelin said that under his leadership, the Michelin guide teams successfully led a dynamic international strategy. The Guide now boasts 31 editions in 30 countries [Guangzhou will be the 32nd edition] and has expanded its collection with six new titles over the last three years.
“The past seven years as head of the Michelin guides have been the most exciting of my career and I cannot thank the Michelin Group enough for giving me this unique opportunity. The inspectors are the beating heart of this strategic activity, their passion and their expertise are powerful, and I have been honored to be by their side during these last seven years. Long live the Michelin Guide!” commented Michael Ellis.