Accor SA engages in the operation and investment in hotel properties. It operates through the following business segments: Hotel Services, Hotel Assets, and New Businesses. The Hotel Services segment corresponds to AccorHotels business as a hotel manager and franchisor. The Hotel Assets segment comprises the group's owned and leased hotels. The New Businesses segment corresponds digital services for independent hotels, private luxury home rentals, digital sales, and concierge services. The company was founded by Paul Dubrule and Gérard Pélisson in 1967 and is headquartered in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.