Global Staff Movements - August 2018

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
August 2018 

Country Name Property Position
Bangladesh  Subroto Banerjee  General Manager  Mövenpick Hotel Sylhet
Cambodia  Kien Wagner Shinta Mani Wild Cardamom Executive Chef 
Cambodia  Ashley Lai Courtyard by Marriott Siem Reap General Manager 
Cambodia  Joni Aker Treeline Urban Resort Siem Reap General Manager 
Cambodia  Patricia Yeo Shinta Mani Hotel Group Corporate Chef 
Cambodia  Sophie Couturier Shinta Mani Hotel Siem Reap Director of Sales and Marketing 
China  Giancarlo Di Francesco Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou Executive Chef 
China  Summer Wang Four Seasons Hotel Pudong Shanghai Director of Marketing
China  Phan Ing Pai ONYX Hospitality Vice President Operations - Greater China
Hong Kong  Raoul Gundelach Ovolo Hotels  Brand Director 
Hong Kong  Scott Toon  Pavilions Hotels and Resorts  Managing Director 
Hong Kong  Helen Tan  Prince Hotel and Gateway Hotel  Hotel Manager 
India  Amitabh Rai The Ritz-Carlton Bangalore General Manager 
India  Fredrik Blomqvist Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru General Manager 
Indonesia  Mark Simmons Swiss-Belhotel International  Senior Regional Director - Indonesia and Malaysia
Indonesia  Oriol Montal Westin Resort Nusa Dua Bali General Manager 
Indonesia  Thomas Demesmaker Ayana Komodo Resort Cruise Director 
Indonesia  Ricardo Ferreira Ayana Komodo Resort Operational Manager 
Malaysia Christina Metzner W Kuala Lumpiur  General Manager 
Malaysia Yogeswaran Veersamy  Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast General Manager 
Malaysia Anders Dimlad Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur  General Manager 
Malaysia Andre Scholl Sunway Hotels and Resorts  Chief Executive Office
Malaysia Andrew Simpson Westin Resort and Spa Langkawi Executive Chef 
Malaysia Bennet Peter Hyatt House Kuala Lumpur General Manager 
Malaysia Edward Kollmer Parkroyal Penang Resort General Manager 
Malaysia Hairul Maharis Mövenpick Hotel and Convention Centre KLIA General Manager 
Malaysia Masni Shaik Dali Dorsett Grand Labuan General Manager 
Malaysia Sherren Chow  Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Malaysia Sandeep Bhagwat Four Seasons Resort Langkawi Executive Chef 
Malaysia Nikie Mok W Kuala Lumpur Director of Sales and Marketing
Malaysia  Maniraj Nadarasa Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Head of Safety and Security 
Malaysia  Peter Gan  Swiss Garden International Chief Operating Officer 
Malaysia  David Macklin Four Seasons Langkawi General Manager 
Malaysia  Karim Schadlou DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang General Manager 
Malaysia  Mohana Kumar Muniandy Hilton Garden Inn Puchong General Manager 
Maldives  Bert Goebel Robinson Club Maldives  General Manager 
Myanmar  Ashok Kapur  Hilton Mandalay Cluster Director of Business Development 
Myanmar  Eugene Win Kyaw Zaw Hilton Nigpali Resort and Spa  Hotel Manager 
Philippines Simon McGrath  Hilton Manila  General Manager 
Philippines Jan Marshall Hotel Okura Manila General Manager 
Singapore Joon Aun Ooi Wyndham Hotels and Resorts  President - Southeast Asia
Singapore Serena Supaat  Six Senses Duxton / Six Senses Maxwell Director of Sales and Marketing 
Singapore Sam Lay Carlon Wagonlit Travel  Senior Director - Asia Pacific 
Singapore Paolo Campillo Parkroyal on Kitchener Road General Manager 
Singapore Julian Wipper Hotel Jen Orchard Gateway  General Manager 
Sri Lanka  Cajetan Araujo W Goa General Manager 
Sri Lanka  Robert C. Hauck The Galle Face Hotel Colombo Area Vice President and General Manager
Thailand  Tim Sargeant Pavilions Phuket Director of Marketing 
Thailand  Alvaro Roa Okura Prestige Bangkok  Executive Chef 
Thailand  David Martens  Centta Hotels and Resorts  Corporate Director of Operations 
Thailand  Edmond Kwan Che Hang  Evason Hua Hin  Executive Chef 
Thailand  Sukamal Mondal  Shama Lakeview Asoke Bangkok  General Manager 
Thailand  Brendon Partridge Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen's Park Director of Food and Beverage 
Thailand  Patrice Landrein Dusit Princess Moonrise Beach Resort in Phu Quoc General Manager 
Thailand  James Robert Wilson Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao Bangkok General Manager 
Thailand  Somjai Tungkoo Kata Rocks in Phuket General Manager 
Thailand  Claudine Triolo Six Senses Hotels, Resorts and Spas Regional Director of Sales and Marketing
Thailand  Sirilak Buahom Sukhothai Heritage Resort Hotel Manager 
Thailand  Porntip Pibarnwong Amari Residences Bangkok Hotel Manager 
Thailand  Sanjiva Gautamadasa Amari Vogue Krabi General Manager 
Thailand  Sanjeev Kapoor Shama Sukhumvit Bangkok and Ekamai Gardens General Manager 
Thailand  Ingo Domaschke OZO Pattaya General Manager 
Thailand  Clinton Lovell Amari Watergate Bangkok General Manager 
Thailand  Dean Rossilli ONYX Hospitality Area General Manager 
Thailand  Steven Black COMO Point Yamu Phuket Executive Chef 
Vietnam  Christoph Holzapfel Six Senses Con Dao General Manager 
Vietnam  Myla Caceres Radisson Blu Resort Phu Quoc Director of Commercial 

Australia and the Pacific 
Country Name Property Position
Australia  Ana Royal Ibis Styles Tamworth Hotel Manager 
Australia  Ashan Abeykoon Ibis Budget Melbourne General Manager
Australia  Ben Davis AV Partners Crown Perth  Sales Manager 
Australia  Bradley Martin Daydream Island Resort  Executive Chef 
Australia  Brenden Van Blerk Watermark Hotel & Spa Gold Coast General Manager
Australia  Carolyn Johnson  Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre Director of Marketing and Communications 
Australia  Christian Espino The Star Grand Gold Coast  Chief Concierge
Australia  David Mansfield Crowne Plaza Melbourne Area General Manager
Australia  David Ross Holiday Inn Old Sydney General Manager
Australia  Gareth Long Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach Area General Manager
Australia  Gavin Maloney  Softel Darling Harbour  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Graham Perry Best Western Hotels and Resorts  Managing Director, Australasia
Australia  Jane Kingston The Star Gold Coast  Director of Sales  
Australia  Jennifer Brown InterContinental Sydney Area General Manager
Australia  Jerry Lagudas ICC Sydney Executive Pastry Chef 
Australia  John Korkou Hotel Lindrum MGallery by Sofitel General Manager
Australia  Linda Collis  Crowne Plaza Hobart General Manager
Australia  Maureen Brennan Business Events Sunshine Coast  Business Events Manager 
Australia  Michael Thomas  Pullman and Mercure Albert Park General Manager
Australia  Michelle Bradshaw Ibis / Novotel Little Lonsdale Street General Manager
Australia  Nina Richards  World Resorts of Distinctions Resort Marketing Manager 
Australia  Pavithran Nambiar InterContinental Adelaide General Manager
Australia  Penny Crossley Kirkton Park Hunter Valley General Manager
Australia  Ralf Bruegger InterContinental Sydney Double Bay General Manager
Australia  Rebecca Davis Ibis Styles Geraldton General Manager
Australia  Rebecca Gollan Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort and Spa Director of Marketing and Communications 
Australia  Ron Gauci C2 Melbourne  Managing Director 
Australia  Sandra Smith Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders General Manager
Australia  Thomas Zinn Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley General Manager
Australia  Zed Sanjana Veriu Hotels  Chief Executive Officer 
Australia  Mark Eletr InterContinental Hayman Island Resort Resort Manager 
Australia  Bruce Edwards Holiday Inn Potts Point General Manager
New Zealand  Tracy Martin  Event Hotels and Resorts / Rydges Wellington  National Director of Sales - New Zealand / Director of Sales and Marketing 

Middle East 
Country Name Property Position
Bahrain  Maher Abou-Tacca DusitD2 City Centre Manama General Manager 
Iraq Ramy Haykal Rotana in Erbil Cluster General Manager
Jordan  Marc Guenther Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea Amman General Manager 
Jordan  Amer Khoury InterContinental Hotels Group Dead Sea Cluster in Amman Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing 
Jordan  Ahmad Ebdah Corp Amman Hotel General Manager 
Saudi Arabia  Andreas Senn The Ritz-Carlton Riyadh Executive Assistant Manager
United Arab Emirates Arun Narayanan The St. Regis Abu Dhabi Executive Assistant Manager - Food and Beverage
United Arab Emirates Amr Attwa  The H Dubai Director of Finance 
United Arab Emirates Ahmad Jaber The H Dubai  Director of Digital Marketing 
United Arab Emirates Nelson Riffard Fairmont Dubai Director of Revenue Management 
United Arab Emirates Osama Taher Coral Beach Resort Sharjah Director of Guest Services
United Arab Emirates  Glenn Carroll  Jumeirah Group Vice President Sales and Marketing - Europe / Americas 
United Arab Emirates  Shady Dawad Canal Central Hotel Dubai General Manager 
United Arab Emirates Mohammad Sbeitani Ajman Hotel Director of Human Resources
United Arab Emirates  Zlatko Gersak Ajman Hotel Executive Chef
United Arab Emirates  Caroline Thissen Radisson Hotel Group (Dubai) Senior Area Director Sales and Revenue Optimization
United Arab Emirates  Nicolas Villemin Preferred Hotels & Resorts Dubai Regional Director - Middle East / North Africa
United Arab Emirates  Mohamed Mattar The H Dubai Food and Beverage Manager
United Arab Emirates  Jan Hanak Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Fredrik Reinisch Habtoor Hospitality Group Dubai Complex General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Raluca Taturman Ajman Hotel Director of Sales and Marketing 
United Arab Emirates  Ricardo Gomes St. Regis Abu Dhabi Director of Sales and Marketing 

We invite all hotel companies to forward details of their key executive movements and appointments for inclusion in our monthly reports. Please forward all details
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