Global Staff Movements - March 2018

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
March 2018

 
Asia      
       
Country Name Property Position
China Boris Blobel Four Seasons Shanghai Pudong General Manager
China Gina Wo ONYX Hospitality Group Senior Vice President and Head of Greater China
China Jorgen Christensen Niccolo Changsha General Manager
Hong Kong Noel Merainer Rosewood Hotel Group Vice President - Development, Asia Pacific
Hong Kong Neil Patmore Conrad Hong Kong Executive Chef 
Hong Kong Stephen Howard Ovolo Group Director of Marketing
Hong Kong Olivia Toth Rosewood Hong Kong Director of Communications
India Sanjeev Pahwa The Indian Hotels Company Limited Vice President - Development
India Aditya Shamsher Malla DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Pune - Chinchwad General Manager
India Mohammed Shoeb Holiday Inn Mumbai International Airport General Manager
India Meghan Joshi Absolute Hotel Services Regional Manager Revenue & Distribution
Japan Massimo Moreschini Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto Director of Rooms & Hotel Residences
Malaysia Gagan Talwar Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel Manager
Malaysia Edward Kollmer PARKROYAL Penang Resort General Manager
Maldives Mario Piazza Angsana Velavaru General Manager
Singapore Oliver Sturmayr JW Marriott Singapore South Beach General Manager
Singapore Rex Loh JW Marriott Singapore South Beach, St Regis Singapore,
and W Singapore Sentosa Cove
Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing
Singapore Jeane Lim PARKROYAL on Pickering General Manager
Singapore Darren Edmonstone Next Hotels & Resorts Chief Executive Officer
Singapore Andreas Flaig Next Story Group Group Chief Development Officer
Taiwan Randy Zupanski Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei General Manager
Thailand Vaipanya Kongkwanyuen Chiva-Som International Health Resort General Manager
Thailand Maria Sitanggang Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit Director of Sales & Marketing
Thailand Wuthivet Vetchabutsakorn Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit Director of Finance
Thailand Rujapa Hamnilrat Centara Hotels & Resorts VP of Human Resources
Thailand Fernando Roman Sala Hospitality Group Cluster Executive Chef
Thailand Kevin Wallace Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts Asia  President
Vietnam Thi Nguyen Six Senses Con Dao Director Of Sales
       
       
Middle East / Africa  
       
Country Name Property Position
Jordan Eike Clausen Kempinski Hotel Aqaba Hotel Manager
Kuwait Mario Bassil Courtyard by Marriott Kuwait Director of Food & Beverage
Lebanon Bassam Bou Sleiman Riviera Hotel Beirut General Manager
Saudi Arabia Ayman Sallam Copthorne Hotel Riyadh - A Millennium Hotel General Manager
Saudi Arabia Christian Ruge Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski, Riyadh General Manager
Saudi Arabia Juan Uribe Bay La Sun Hotel & Marina and Views Hotel General Manager
Saudi Arabia Petr Dubsky Radisson Blu Hotel Jeddah Al Salam Hotel Manager
United Arab Emirates Alexander Schneider Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts EMEA Vice President
United Arab Emirates Andrea Magno The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) EAM - F&B
United Arab Emirates Arlette Richter-Picardo Marriott Downtown Abu Dhabi Director of Sales & Marketing
United Arab Emirates Arlette Richter-Picardo Marriott Downtown Abu Dhabi Director of Sales and Marketing 
United Arab Emirates Ben Bengougam Hilton VP Human Resources EMEA
United Arab Emirates David Chan The International Association of Hotel General Managers (IAHGM) President of Greater China Chapter
United Arab Emirates Emiel Van Dijk Swissotel Al Ghurair and Swissotel Living Al Ghurair  General Manager
United Arab Emirates Francois Kassab Melia Hotels International  MD Middle East and Africa
United Arab Emirates Giampaolo Scarfi Bice Ristorante at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Venue Manager
United Arab Emirates Hanna Azzi Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai General Manager
United Arab Emirates Hatem Gaafar Ajman Hotel Director of Training and Development
United Arab Emirates Jan Hollunder The Meydan Hotel  EAM - F&B
United Arab Emirates Kranthi Kumar Copthorne Hotel Dubai Revenue Manager
United Arab Emirates Mehdi Morad Address Boulevard General Manager
United Arab Emirates Riad Abi Address Dubai Marina General Manager
United Arab Emirates Toni Munns InterContinental Fujairah Resort Director of Sales & Marketing
United Arab Emirates William Costley Hilton VP Operations Arabian Peninsula and Turkey
United Arab Emirates Yves Bas Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort F&B director
       
Europe      
       
Country Name Property Position
France Laetitia Elmaleh Hotel de Berri, a Luxury Collection Hotel  General Manager
Germany Gabriele Maessen Steigenberger Hotel am Kanzleramt  Regional Director and General Manage
Germany Richard Engelmayer Steigenberger Hotel Berlin (Los Angeles Platz) General Manager
Germany Stefan Frank Steigenberger Airport Hotel  General Manager
Montenegro Kai Dieckmann Regent Porto Montenegro General Manager
Romania Emeline Sykora-Wintrebert Orbis Hotels Area General Manager for South-Eastern Europe
Switzerland Bettina Haeberle Burgenstock Selection Area Director of Sales & Marketing
Switzerland Daniela Krienbuhl The Waldhotel Health & Medical Excellence At the Burgenstock Hotels & Resort Lake Lucerne Director of Operations
Switzerland Pamela Irwin Kempinski Hotels S.A. Director Leisure & Entertainment Sales - North America (West Coast) 
The Netherlands Ellen van Wittmarschen The Toren Amsterdam General Manager
United Kingdom Barry Sherwin Hotel du Vin in Birmingham General Manager
United Kingdom Ben Wilmot-Smith Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment Director of Sales
United Kingdom Colin Gunn Moxy Aberdeen Airport Captain (GM)
United Kingdom Dennis Lanners Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc Vice President of Operations, North America
United Kingdom Fabio Gallo Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment General Manager
United Kingdom Fabrizio Russo Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment Director of Food & Beverage
United Kingdom Globy Ouseph InterContinental London - The O2 General Manager
United Kingdom Harry Shepherd Pale Hall Hotel & Restaurant  General Manager
United Kingdom Helena Suarez Rosewood Hotels & Resorts Director of Global Sales
United Kingdom Joey Goei GLH Hotels Management (UK) Ltd  Design Manager
United Kingdom Kirsten Cameron Crowne Plaza London - Albert Embankment Director Of Revenue and Reservations
United Kingdom Paul Bray Principal Grand Central Glasgow General Manager
United Kingdom Paul Knightley GLH Hotels Management (UK) Ltd  Group Operations Manager
United Kingdom Paul Nicholson Storrs Hall Hotel Head Chef - The Lake Edge
United Kingdom Pim Wolfs Dormy House Hotel General Manager
United Kingdom Robert Alley Roomzzz Aparthotel Chief Operations Officer
United Kingdom Russell Graham-Brown 30 Euston Square Business Development Manager
United Kingdom Stuart Derricott Nor1 Inc.  Director Of Business Development - UK and Ireland
       
Australasia / The Pacific  
       
Country Name Property Position
Australia Amanda Cottome OVOLO Hotels GM Brand Experience
Australia Grant King QT Sydney Executive Chef
Australia Kieran Erasmuson OVOLO Hotels Director of Operations, Australia 
Australia Matt Golinski View Restaurant, Peppers Noosa Resort Food Ambassador and Advisory Executive Chef
Australia Leanne English Campus Living Villages General Manager
Australia Neil Cunningham Coombe Yarra Valley Executive Chef
Australia Neil Patmore Crystalbrook Collection  Chief Financial Officer
Australia Stephen Howard OVOLO Hotels Director of Marketing
Papua New Guinea John Lucas Hilton Port Moresby General Manager
       
Americas      
       
Country Name Property Position
Cayman Islands Jim Mauer Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa Vice President/Managing Director
Jamaica Gebhard F. Rainer Sandals Resorts International  CEO
Mexico Cristian Schwuger Sheraton Grand Los Cabos, Hacienda del Mar  Executive Chef 
Mexico Rodrigo Rizzi  JW Marriott El Convento Cusco General Manager
Mexico Vincent Wallez Grand Velas Los Cabos Executive Chef 
Peru Heivel Bedoya JW Marriott El Convento Cusco Executive Chef 
Saint Lucia Paul Collymore The Landings St. Lucia General Manager
United States of America Achilles Poliviou The Sheraton New York Times Square Executive Chef 
United States of America Alessandro Guerrazzi JW Marriott Grand Rapids Hotel Chef de Cuisine
United States of America Alice Bouman Grace Vanderbilt General Manager
United States of America Angelique Kelly-Lara Choice Hotels International, Inc. VP of global talent acquisition
United States of America Anthony Theocaropoulos Grace Vanderbilt  Executive Chef 
United States of America Ben Jones Alderbrook Resort & Spa Executive Chef
United States of America Ben Schumacher Wyndham Hotel Group Regional Director of Franchise Operations
United States of America Benjamin Britton  AC Hotel New York Times Square General Manager
United States of America Caroline Michaud Preferred Hotels & Resorts Executive VP Corporate Communications & Public Relations
United States of America Daniel Ritacco The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park Executive Chef
United States of America David Almond Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) Regional VP - Midwest U.S. & Canada
United States of America Greg O'Stean Interstate Hotels & Resorts  Chief Development Officer-North America
United States of America Hartmut Ott Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center General Manager
United States of America Jeff Pope Canopy by Hilton Dallas Uptown General Manager
United States of America Jeffrey Clement Volara Vice President - Strategic Accounts
United States of America Jeremy White Zota Beach Resort Executive Chef
United States of America Joseph Dadiego The Westin Portland Harborview General Manager
United States of America Kristie Goshow Preferred Hotels & Resorts Chief Marketing Officer
United States of America Lisa Namour Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel General Manager
United States of America Matthew Morgan The Beverly Hilton Executive Chef 
United States of America Michael Bridges Viceroy Santa Monica General Manager
United States of America Michael Feeley Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa on Mission Bay General Manager
United States of America Michelle Woodley Preferred Hotels & Resorts President
United States of America Murray Hennessy Great Wolf Resorts, Inc.  Chief Executive Officer
United States of America Noelle Eder Hilton VP and Chief Information and Digital Officer
United States of America Phillip Lowd Cheeca Lodge & Spa Executive Chef
United States of America Pierre-Louis Giacotto The Blackstone Hotel  General Manager
United States of America Ralph Thiergart Choice Hotels International, Inc.  Vice President and General Manager of Extended Stay Brands
United States of America Richard Goldberg Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Executive Chef 
United States of America Robert M. Berrey, Jr. Miraval Austin General Manager
United States of America Rory McCook Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey General Manager
United States of America Sal Abaunza Monterey Tides, A Joie de Vivre Hotel General Manager
United States of America Sameer Nair Kolter Hospitality Vice President of Hotel Acquisitions
United States of America Sean Ruddy High Hampton Resort Executive Chef 
United States of America Stebbings Miraval Arizona General Manager
United States of America Stephen Ho Hyatt Hotels Corporation President - Greater China, Global Operations