Global Staff Movements - June 2017

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
June 2017

Asia
Country Name Property Position
China Mark Foxwell  Hyatt Shanghai General Manager 
China  Kimy Chen Cachet Hotel Group (CHG)  President
Hong Kong Philip Dewar Kowloon Shangri-La General Manager
Hong Kong  Niklas Wagner Louis T Collection Director Of Operations 
Hong Kong  Oliver Bonke Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts President 
India Babita Kanwar Marriott Mumbai International Airport General Manager
India Rohit Dar Westin Hyderabad Mindspace General Manager 
India Ramandeep Marwah JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort and Spa General Manager 
Indonesia Diego Martinelli Soori Bali Executive Chef
Indonesia Raymond Siek The Ritz-Carlton Bali Executive Chef
Indonesia Sheilla Andrade Cruz Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa Director of Sales and Marketing 
Laos Elias Pertoft Rosewood Luang Prabang Managing Director
Malaysia Vivian Choa AVANI Sepang Goldcoast Resort Selangor Director of Sales and Marketing 
Malaysia Augustine Silva Lanson Place Chief Development Officer
Maldives Christopher Baker Jumeirah Vittaveli Maldives Resident Manager
Maldives Niclas Prokop Dusit Thani Maldives  Sales Director 
Philippines Brian Connelly Marco Polo Plaza Cebu General Manager
Singapore Tane Picken Shangri-La Rasa Sentosa Resort General Manager
Singapore Cheong Hai Poh Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel Singapore General Manager
Singapore Lee Richards Millennium Hotels and Resorts Vice President Operations
Taiwan Venessa Koo Regent Hotels and Resorts  Senior Vice President of Development  
Thailand Niklas Wagner Hotel Bocage Hua Hin and Mantra Samui Resort Director of Operations
Thailand Saurabh Kukreja Renaissance Pattaya Resort and Spa General Manager 
Thailand Wouter Banning Cachet Hospitality Group  Vice President of Operations 
Thailand  Alistair Anderson Six Senses Krabey Island General Manager 
Vietnam Pieter van der Hoeven  Minor Hotels Vietnam Area General Manager
Vietnam William J. Haandrikman Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi General Manager 
Vietnam Chef Nguyen Manh Tuan Apricot Hotel Hanoi Executive Chef

Middle East 
Country Name Property Position
Bahrain Kosta Kourotsidis The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel General Manager
Bahrain Ron Peters Gulf Hotels Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer 
Israel Sharon Dayan Inbal Jerusalem Hotel Vice President Sales and Marketing 
Oman Ali Saad Mysk by Shaza Al Mouj Muscat Assistant Director Of Sales
Oman Shafik Alaaeddine Mysk by Shaza Al Mouj Muscat General Manager
United Arab Emirates Stefan Thumiger Wyndham Hotel Group Dubai Cluster General Manager 
United Arab Emirates Krystel Irani Raffles Dubai Director Of Operations
United Arab Emirates Kevork Deldelian Millennium Hotels and Resorts Dubai Chief Operating Officer 
United Arab Emirates Emily Issa Hili Rayhaan by Rotana Human Resources Manager
United Arab Emirates Ossama Charrouf Jannah Hotels and Resorts Vice President Sales
United Arab Emirates Nick Heath The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi General Manager
United Arab Emirates Georges Mansour Kempinski Summerland Hotel  Executive Chef
United Arab Emirates Rafat Gotta Coral Dubai Deira Hotel General Manager
United Arab Emirates Mark Willis Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Dubai Area Vice President
United Arab Emirates John Raffoul Mercure Hotel Apartments Dubai  Hotel Manager 
United Arab Emirates Hany Samuel Mercure Hotel Apartments Dubai  Director of Rooms
United Arab Emirates Amit Seth Media One Hotel  Leasing Operations Manager
United Arab Emirates Declan Hurley Rotana Hotel Management  Corporate Vice President Sales
United Arab Emirates Julien Besancon Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Resort/Hilton Dubai  Cluster Director of Operations 

Africa
Country Name Property Position
Morocco Massimiliano Zanardi Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort  General Manager 
South Africa Marnie Delaney-Parker  Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront Cape Town Director of Sales and Marketing
South Africa Tom Rutherford The Saxon Hotel, Villas and Spa Johannesburg General Manager 

Europe 
Country Name Property Position
Azerbaijan Scott Mawhinney Absheron Hotel Group Cluster General Manager
France Francois Arrighi Four Seasons Hotel Megeve General Manager 
Germany Thomas Fischer Steigenberger Hotel Munich General Manager 
Germany Yilmaz Yildirimlar The Rezidor Hotel Group in Frankfurt Area Senior Vice President for Central and Southern Europe
Ireland  Chris Rees Galgorm Resort and Spa Executive Chef
Italy Angelo Vignola JW Marriott Venice Resort and Spa Director of Sales and Marketing 
Monaco Gerard Arazo Riera Columbus Monte-Carlo Director of Sales and Marketing
Spain Jorge Monje Mandarin Oriental Barcelona General Manager 
Switzerland Stefan Noll Tschuggen Grand Hotel  General Manager 
United Kingdom  Eugenio Pirri Chief People and Culture Officer Dorchester Collection
United Kingdom  Morven Finlay Dorsett Hospitality International  Area Human Resources Manager
United Kingdom  Johan Scheepers Macdonald Hotels  Regional General Manager
United Kingdom  Ian Chaplin The Nottingham Belfry General Manager 
United Kingdom  Daniel Goodby The Stratford  General Manager 
United Kingdom  Nick Aristodemou Holiday Inn London - Heathrow Ariel General Manager 
United Kingdom  Stephen Fearnley Hard Days Night Hotel Liverpool General Manager 
United Kingdom  Keith Pickard Macdonald Hotels Group Director of Golf, Leisure and Spa 
United Kingdom  Shona Archibald Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Revenue Manager
United Kingdom  Aysun Mut Corinthia London Spa Director
United Kingdom  Melanie Nocher Radisson Blu Edinburgh Executive Assistant Manager 
United Kingdom  James Dugan Sheraton Grand London Park Lane Executive Chef

Australasia / The Pacific
Country Name Property Position
Australia  Christian Oswald Local Measure  Vice President Channel Business Development
Australia  Juliana Payne Restaurant and Catering Australia  Chief Executive Officer 
Australia  Dan Lacaze  Solotel Entertainment Group Group marketing director
Australia  Craig Bonnor  Pan Paciiic Melbourne  General Manager 
Australia  Joanne Karaboikis  Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji  Sales Manager - Australia 
Australia  Alex Penklis Brisbane Airport Hotels Group Chief Operating Officer
Australia  Michelle Hanson Brisbane Airport Hotels Group Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Renee Brereton Novotel Brisbane Airport  Business Development Manager
Australia  Jane Hastings  Event Hospitality and Entertainment Chief Executive Officer
Fiji Leon Hatton-Jones InterContinental Fiji  Executive Chef
Fiji Frank Oh InterContinental Fiji  Executive Sous Chef
New Zealand Richard Dodds  Minor Hotels  Associate Director of Sales – New Zealand

Americas
Country Name Property Position
Aruba Rik van der Berg Bucuti and Tara Boutique Beach Resort  Resort Manager 
Bahamas Kristen Thompson Rosewood Baha Mar Director of Sales and Marketing
Bahamas Scott Allen Grand Hyatt Baha Mar General Manager 
Brazil Andre Matielo Marriott Sao Paolo Director - Development and Feasibility
Chile  Hugo Desenzani Marriott Santiago Vice President of Development
Grand Cayman Darren Law Margaritaville Beach Resort Senior Vice President of Operations/General Manager
Grenada Jorge Collazo Silversands Grenada Director of Sales and Marketing 
Haiti Karem Khater Marriott Port-au-Prince Executive Chef
Mexico Pablo Andrade Marriott Mexico Director of Development 
Turks and Caicos Kevin Reeder The Somerset on Grace Bay  General Manager 
United States Jon Lucas Hard Rock International Chief Operating Officer
United States Dale Hipsh  Hard Rock International Vice President of Hotel Operations Development
United States Jennifer Kearns Live! Casino and Hotel Executive Director of Relationship Marketing
United States Alinio Azevedo  Aspen Skiing Company Chief Operating Officer of Hospitality
United States Dayna Zeitlin Greystone Hotels Vice President, Sales Strategy/Market Development
United States Geneya Sauro  Loews Minneapolis Hotel General Manager 
United States Michael Patria Bar Margot Atlanta Executive Chef 
United States Stephanie Ford  Sonesta ES Suites Oklahoma City General Manager 
United States Beth Perlman  Live! Casino and Hotel Chief Information Officer 
United States Kevin Scott The Epicurean Hotel Tampa General Manager 
United States Danny Benaderet Dream Hollywood Director of Sales and Marketing
United States Nikki Berry The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour Hotel Manage
United States Alastair McAlpine Four Seasons Resort Lanai General Manager 
United States Matthew La Vine Miramonte Indian Wells Resort and Spa General Manager
United States Joseph Lallave Ritz-Carlton New York Executive Chef 
United States Dana Orlando Hotel Ivy Minneapolis General Manager 
United States Joseph Lallave The Ritz Carlton Central Park Executive Chef 
United States Steve Benjamin Jean-Georges Beverly Hills Executive Chef
United States Aaron Coburn The ART Hotel Denver  General Manager 
United States  Scott Kleckner Disruptive Restaurant Group  Senior Vice President of Restaurant Operations
United States  John Farris Aparium Hotel Group Chicago Chief Marketing Officer
United States  Joe Sebestyen Marcus Hotels and Resorts  Area Vice President of Operations
United States  Mike Swasey Marcus Hotels and Resorts  Senior Vice President of Operations 
United States  Jimmy Grover Hotel Equities Group Regional Director of Operations
United States  Rik Blyth La Fonda on the Plaza Santa Fe General Manager 
United States  Joseph Hull SpringHill Suites by Marriott West Mifflin  General Manager 
United States  Stephanie Ford Sonesta Es Suites Oklahoma City General Manager 
United States  Malaika Myers Hyatt Hotels Corporation  Chief Human Resources Officer
United States  Katy Gettinger Eagen Preferred Hotels and Resorts Vice President of Sales and Financial Services
United States  Collin Ash Sonesta ES Suites Flagstaff General Manager 
United States  Brian Fahey MADE  New York General Manager 
United States  Lucy Martin Celino South Beach Miami Beach General Manager
United States  Ginny Too Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants Senior Vice President People and Culture
United States  John Lawn Hershey Entertainment and Resorts Co. Chief Executive Officer
United States  Robert Burnetti General Manager Topnotch Resort
United States  Robb Walker Pacific Hospitality Group Chief Operating Officer 
United States  Rhonda Brewer Resorts Mountains Cities President 
United States  Ken Greene Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group  Head of Americas
United States  Jordan Barnett The St. Regis Atlanta Executive Chef 
United States  John Chan SBE New York  Senior Vice President Development 
United States  Jean Capps Sheraton Bay Point Resort General Manager
United States  Mark Purcell AccorHotels VP Development
United States  Ryan Eller Empire Resorts Chief Executive Officer
United States  David C. Marr Hilton Hotels Global Head of Full Service Brands
United States  Carrie Harrington Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center  General Manager
United States  Jason Smith Lake Blackshear Resort and Golf Club  General Manager 
United States  Mairead Hennessy Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa General Manager 
United States  Scott Socha Delaware North Companies  President