Global Staff Movements - December 2019 - January 2020

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide

December 2019 - January 2020

Australia and New Zealand
Country Name  Property  Position 
Australia  Michael Gibson  Mantra Crown Towers  General Manager 
Australia  Praful Dhotre Shangri-La Sydney Sous Chef 
Australia  Yun Bai  Oaks Resort & Spa Hervey Bay Hotel Manager 
Australia  Jason Patterson  Marsden Hotel  General Manager 
Australia  Mattia Perego  COMO The Treasury Chef De Partie 
Australia  Serkan Talasl? Crown Melbourne  Chef De Partie 
Australia  Anna Janczewska Rydges Sydney Airport  Director of Revenue 
Australia  Michael Shannon  Quest East Perth  Front Office Manager 
Australia  Rachael Steward  Stamford Plaza Melbourne  Associate Director of Sales 
Australia  Anke Sieder  DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melbourne - Flinders Street Operations Manager 
Australia  Emma Woodward  Park Hyatt Melbourne  Associate Director of Sales 
Australia  Guillaume Roussillon  Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Deepak Mishra  Hotel Chadstone, MGallery by Sofitel Director of Food and Beverage and Culinary Operations 
Australia  Gary Karro  The Como Melbourne MGallery by Sofitel Operations Manager 
Australia  Howard Phung  Event Hospitality  General Manager, Digital, Data and Technology (Hotels)
Australia  Paula Pantano Fullerton Sydney  Sous Chef 
Australia  John Yonzon  The Langham Melbourne  Executive Chef 
Australia  Mandou Doumbia Swissotel Sydney  Marketing Communications Manager 
Australia  Jake Yang  Sage Hotel Wollongong Executive Assistant Manager 
Australia  Ian Muller  Mantra Albury General Manager 
Australia  Joel Garcia  Chuuka (The Star Sydney) Restaurant Manager 
Australia  Stephen O Leary Crowne Plaza Adelaide  Front Office Manager 
Australia  Jessica Paul  Sofitel Sydney Wentworth Account Director - Corporate
Australia  Syed Hassan Raza Hamilton Island  General Manager 
Australia  Barbara Liu  AccorHotels  Senior Financial Controller, Accor Invest Hotel Portfolio 
Australia  Sahil Pritman  Southern Ocean Lodge, Kangaroo Island Food and beverage Manager 
Australia  Monique Rutene  The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa Operations Manager 
Australia  David Watson  Novotel and Ibis Darling Harbour  Director of Revenue Management 
Australia  Fiona Okpalogu  Rydges Mackay Suites General Manager 
Australia  Richard Arthur  Peppers Blue on Blue  General Manager 
Australia  Elleni Chambiras  TFE Hotels  System Manager - Operations 
Australia  Sindy Basdevant The Westin Melbourne, Sheraton Melbourne and Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne  Complex Sales Manager 
Australia  Daniel Fernandes  Quay Perth Hotel  Front Office Manager 
Australia  Matthew Camp  Baillie Lodges Revenue & Distribution Manager
Australia  Deepak Khandelwal The Playford Hotel Adelaide Financial Controller 
Australia  Andrew Marin  Next Story Group  Business Development Manager - MICE 
Australia  Avan Edibam  Cliftons Canberra  Senior Account and Business Development Manager 
Australia  Russell Cool  Minor Hotels  Regional General Manager- VIC and SA 
Australia  Brayden Lee InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto Business Development Manager 
New Zealand  Carlos Navarro  Pullman Hotel Rotorua Rooms Division Manager 
New Zealand  Sercan Condek Park Hyatt Auckland Sous Chef 
New Zealand  Vikas Yadav  Hilton Auckland, Hilton Taupo and DoubleTree by Hilton Christchurch Cluster Director of Sales 
New Zealand  Philip Wheeler  Hilton Queenstown Resort and Spa  Restaurant Manager 
New Zealand  Michael Sleep  Pullman Rotorua  Reservarons and Revenue Manager 
New Zealand  Mario Sandulescu Kamana Lakehouse General Manager 

Asia and the Pacific
Country Name  Property  Position 
Bangladesh  Ryan Hong  Sheraton Dhaka  Executive Chef 
China  Xavier Lenfant  Noveotel Wuhan Xin Hua  General Manager 
China  Jack Widagdo  Six Senses Qing Cheng Mountain General Manager 
China  Thomas Schmitt-Glaeser The Sukhothai Shanghai /  The Sukhothai Hotels & Resorts Vice-President and General Manager 
Fiji  Jason Blackburn  VOMO Island Resort  Director of Operations 
Fiji  Logan Miller  Nanuku Aubere Resorts Collection  General Manager 
Fiji  Marco Saxer  Warwick Fiji General Manager 
Fiji  Sudhir Yadav Sheraton Fiji Resort and Sheraton Denarau Villas  Complex Hotel Manager 
Hong Kong  John Drummond  InterContinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong General Manager 
Hong Kong  Florence Dalia  L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon Chef De Cuisine 
Indonesia  Filippo Morelli Sheraton Belitung Resort Director of Culinary 
Indonesia  Ignatius Anugraham  Sari Pacific Jakarta  Director of Food and Beverage 
Indonesia  Marco Violano  Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta Executive Chef 
Indonesia  Annika Worth  DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Jakarta - Diponegoro General Manager 
Japan  Tonias Agata-Fiebig  Hyatt Regency Kyoto Sous Chef 
Korea Kris Herring  Grand Hyatt Jeju  Director of Learning
Korean  Brian Harris  InterContinental Seoul  General Manager 
Malaysia  Ambrose Andrews  Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur  Executive Chef 
Malaysia  Volker Burth  W Kuala Lumpur  Executive Assistant Manager 
Malaysia  Jimmy Doyou  Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur  Food and Beverage Manager 
Maldives  Philippe Clavertotte  Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives  General Manager 
Maldives  Melanie Miraflor  Soneva  Assistant Financial Controller 
Maldives  Jocelyn Argaud  The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort Executive Chef 
Maldives  Helen Bolton  Crown & Champa Resorts  Director of Sales - Asia-Pacific 
Maldives  Mohamed Aalim  Capella Maldives  Director of Human Resources 
Maldvies  Priyanka Teli Radisson Blu Maldives Sales Manager 
Mauritius  Jean-Benoit Nisin  LUX* Grand Gaube Resident Manager 
Philippines  Leilani Merillo  Dusit D2 Davao, Dusit Thani Residences Davao and Dusit Thani Lubi Plantation Resort Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing 
Philippines  Jonathan Howes  New World Makati Hotel Executive Chef 
Singapore Jeane Lim  Grand Park City Hall  General Manager 
Singapore  Simon Barnett  Four Seasons Hotel Singapore Hotel Manager 
Singapore  Quentin Schirier  Hotel G Singapore  Food and Beverage Operations Manager 
Singapore  Gavin Weightman Shangri-La's Rasa Sentosa Resort and Spa  General Manager 
Singapore  Kim Gates  Dusit Thani Laguna Singapore  Director of Culinary 
Singapore  Andy Flaif  Wyndham Hotels & Resorts  Head of Development for the South East Asia and Pacific Rim 
Thailand  Dillip Rajakarier  Minor International  Chief Executive Officer 
Thailand  Narges Saberi  InterContinental Yao Yai Resort Director of Sales and Marketing 
Thailand  Marco Amarone  Sofitel Krabi Phokeethra Golf And Spa Resort Director of Food and Beverage 
Thailand  William Daguin  Pullman Phuket Panwa Beach Resort Director of Guest Experience 
Thailand  Bryan Gabriel  Six Senses Hotels Resorts and Spas  Chief Commercial Officer 
Vietnam  Clay Clayton  Movenpick Resort Phu Quoc Resort Manager
Vietnam  Mark Eletr  Crowne Plaza Star Bay Phu Quoc  General Manager 
Vietnam  Carl Volschenk  Sheraton Grand Danang Resort General Manager 
Vietnam  Leon Dolle  Eastin Grand Hotel Nha Trang General Manager 
Vietnam  Jimmy Lopez  New World Hoiana Hotel and Residences, KHOS HOIANA, HOIANA Hotel and Suites, and Rosewood Hoi An (Rosewood Hotel Group)  Complex Director of Food and Beverage 
Vietnam  Bui Kieu My  Hyatt Regency Nhat Trang  Director of Events 

Middle East and Europe 
Country Name  Property  Position 
Kuwait  Frank Noack  Sheraton Kuwait, A Luxury Collection Hotel and Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait Cluster Director of Food and Beverage 
Oman  Akhilesh Vaidya Dunes By Al Nahda Director of Rooms 
Oman  Michele Mingozzi  Six Senses Zighy Bay Executive Chef 
Oman  Mohammed Wazir  Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara General Manager 
Oman  Emmanuel Vallee  InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) Oman Area Director of Sales & Marketing
Oman  Karl Marshall  Alila Jabal Akhdar General Manager 
Qatar  Robert Cheah  Holiday Villa Hotel & Residence Doha Executive Sous Chef 
Seychelles  Alina Romanyuk  Savoy Resort and Spa Seychelles, Coral Strand Smart Choice  Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing 
Turkey  Patrick Zellweger Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul Director of Food and Beverage 
United Arab Emirates  Peeush Chawla  Danat Al Ain Resort  Executvie Chef 
United Arab Emirates  Faiek El Saadani W Abu Dhabi - Yas Island General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Sandeep Kamal  Millennium Place Barsha Heights  Executive Chef 
United Arab Emirates  Brayant Tagle  Rixos Hotels  Director of Revenue Management 
United Arab Emirates  Arda Coban   Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts  Director of Revenue Management & Reservation EMEA 
United Arab Emirates  Vijay Anand  Address Hotels + Resorts Cluster Director of Culinary, Dubai 
United Arab Emirates  Albert Meow Al Bait Sharjah (General Hotel Management Ltd) General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Seif Ben Miled Anantara Hotel, Resort & Spa, Tozeur Director of Food and Beverage 
United Arab Emirates  Farah Sarieddine  Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort Director of Sales and Marketing 
United Arab Emirates  Salvatore Barcellona  Amwaj Rotana Specialty Chef 
United Arab Emirates  Rachid Benwahmane  Minor International Group Director of Finance 
United Arab Emirates  Nicola Buckley Minor International Regional Director of Revenue in MENA 
United Arab Emirates  Albert Meow Al Bait Sharjah Hotel Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Cornelia Mitlmeier has been appointed Resort Manager at Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach Resort Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Maria Tsiomou  The St. Regis Abu Dhabi Director of Marketing
United Arab Emirates  Lendl Pereira Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah Chef de Cuisine
United Arab Emirates  Andrea Fioravanti  Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah Executive Chef
United Arab Emirates  Christian Hoehn  The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Edwin Calimano  Fairmont Dubai Director of Talent and Culture
United Arab Emirates  Benjamin Bruno Alves  Address Boulevard and Address Dubai Mall Cluster Executive Pastry Chef
United Kingdom  Asif Bajwa  The Capitol Hotel, London (Warwick Hotels) Director of Food and Beverage 
United Kingdom  Tony Andrew Leslie  Mercure Nottingham Sherwood Hotel General Manager 

We invite all hospitality companies to forward details of their key executive movements and appointments for inclusion in our monthly reports. Please forward all details to: spectrum@spectrum-international.com.