Global Staff Movements - February 2017

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
February 2017

Country Name Property Position
China Talib Hudda The Opposite House  Chef De Cuisine 
Hong Kong Alethea Lam Marriott International Vice President for Communications 
Hong Kong Philip Yu Hyatt Hong Kong  Regional Vice President Operations 
Hong Kong Richard Greaves Grand Hyatt Hong Kong  General Manager 
Hong Kong Andy So Pentahotels Hong Kong  Area General Manager 
India Satish Kumar Sharma Hyatt Regency Gurgaon Pastry Chef 
India  Jean-Michel Cassé AccorHotels  Chief Operating Officer 
Japan  Roger Brantsma Hilton Tokyo Bay  General Manager 
Malaysia Michelle Caporicci The St. Regis Langkawi and The Westin Langkawi Resort and Spa Managing Director 
Malaysia Thomas Gassner Sofitel Kuala Lumpur General Manager 
Malaysia Azrule Aziz Cosmo Hotel Kuala Lumpur  General Manager
Malaysia Tane Picken Hotel Jen Penang General Manager
Malaysia Tane Picken Hotel Jen Penang by Shangri-La General Manager
Philippines  Anne Busfield Shangri-La Boracay  General Manager 
Singapore Lothar Wilhelm Nessmann Pan Pacific Hotels Group Chief Executive Officer 
Singapore Colvent Hu Deutsche Hospitality Regional Director of Sales 
Singapore Stephen Burt Travelodge Hotels Asia Chairman 
Singapore Thomas Zhong Pan Pacific Hotels Group Vice President Operations Support
Singapore Renato De Oliveira The Ritz-Carlton Millenia  Hotel Manager 
Singapore Nicolas Bailet The Ritz-Carlton Millenia  Executive Assistant Manager for Food and Beverage
Singapore Alicia Lee The Ritz-Carlton Millenia  Director of Sales  
Singapore Sharul Madi The Ritz-Carlton Millenia  Director of Sales - MICE 
Sri Lanka  Marc Schröer Shangri-La Hambantota Resort and Spa  Director of Food and Beverage
Thailand Denis Thouvard Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui General Manager 
Thailand Michael Schlueter Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers General Manager 
Thailand Sumontha Urvois Novotel Phuket Phokeethra Executive Assistant Manager 
Thailand Nicolas Auger JW Marriott Hotel Bangkok Director of Sales And Marketing
Thailand Nigel Tovey Ananda Hua Hin Resort and Spa General Manager 
Thailand Douglas Martell Onyx Hospitality Group Chief Executive Officer 
Thailand Sumontha Urvois Novotel Phuket Phokeethra Executive Assistant Manager 
Thailand  Joseph Yamdee Mövenpick Residences Ekkamai Bangkok Resident Manager
Thailand  Paul Stevens Accor Plus Bangkok Chief Executive Officer 
Thailand  Michael Leong Dusit International Bangkok Vice President Marketing
Thailand  Prachoom Tantiprasertsuk Dusit International Bangkok Vice President Sales
Thailand  Daniel Steinke AKARYN Hotel Group Phuket  Cluster General Manager 
Thailand  Dustin G. Baxter Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui  Executive Pastry Chef
Thailand  Kevin Wallace Dream Hotel Group  Managing Director 
Thailand  Alejandro Bernabé Minor Hotel Group Group Director 
Vietnam  Antoine Huc Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Director of Food and Beverage 
Vietnam  Roland Svensson Amiana on the Bay General Manager 
Vietnam  Ateeb Shrestha Six Senses Ninh Van General Manager 

Middle East / Africa 
Country Name Property Position
Bahrain  Jean-Paul Dantil The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain General Manager 
Bahrain  Richard Raab Four Season's Hotel  General Manager 
Qatar  Matt Balcik SBE Lifestyle Hospitality  General Manager and Area Managing Director
Qatar  Sami Aawar Mövenpick Hotel Doha General Manager 
Qatar  Christoph Travniczek Crowne Plaza Doha Hotel Manager 
Turkey  Zeynep Erol Deutsche Hospitality Regional Director of Sales 
United Arab Emirates  Ahmed Issa Shangri-La Hotel and Traders Hotel General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Chris Bradley Worldhotels Dubai  Director of Hotel Development and Sales 
United Arab Emirates  Michael Kasch Centro Sharjah  General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Hossam Mansour Towers Rotana Dubai General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Nihad Kattan Melia Hotels  Regional Director 
United Arab Emirates  Ashraf Ramez Ayla Bawadi Hotel  Rooms Division Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Xavier Halbi Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Executive Assistant Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Raymond Aquino Kempinski Hotel Ajman IT Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Ramzy Fenianos Minor Hotels Group  Vice President Development 
United Arab Emirates  Slim Zaiane Kempinski Hotel Mall Of The Emirates General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Rene Guttzeit Sheraton Grand Hotel Executive Chef 
United Arab Emirates  York Brandes Bab Al Qasr Hotel and Residences  General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Alejandro Helbling Jumeirah Group Vice President Group Services
United Arab Emirates  Uwe Faust Jumeirah Group Group Culinary Director
United Arab Emirates  Aghy Sati Deutsche Hospitality Regional Director of Sales and Marketing

Country Name Property Position
France  Sophie Hulgard Carlson Wagonlit Travel Vice President, Global Program
France  Anja Müller Aparthotels Adagio  Director of European Operations 
France  Maud Bailly AccorHotels Chief Digital Officer 
France  Stephanie Clarke Le Royal Monceau  Director of Sales and Marketing
France  Madelijn Vervoord InterContinental Hotel Marseille Regional Director 
Germany Tom Santora  Worldhotels  Executive Chairman 
Germany Jennifer Boccara Worldhotels  Vice President of Development 
Portugal  Tamir Kobrin Anantara Vilamoura Algarve Resort General Manager 
Portugal  Eric Viale InterContinental Hotel Group Area General Manager 
Sweden  Even Frydenberg Scandic Stockholm President and Chief Operating Officer 
Switzerland  Mike Wehrle Bürgenstock Resort  Culinary Director 
United Kingdom Colin Roy Generator Hostels Chief Commercial Officer 
United Kingdom Paul Kitchener Macdonald Hotels  Regional Executive Chef
United Kingdom Jubilee Mandl Hilton Hotel on Park Lane Director of Business Development
United Kingdom Lewis Preston Conference Aston Head Chef 
United Kingdom Stewart Woodeson Aldwark Manor Golf and Spa Hotel General Manager 
United Kingdom Nuno Sacramento Safestay Hostels London Chief Operating Officer
United Kingdom Craig Bonnar Travelodge UK Chief Operating Officer
United Kingdom Kostas Sfaltos Bulgari Hotel London General Manager 
United Kingdom Dean Madge Supercity Aparthotels  Managing Director 
United Kingdom Karl Emerick Crowne Plaza Felbridge  General Manager

Australasia / Pacific 
Country Name Property Position
Australia Chris Waite InterContinental Hotels Group  Director of Communications 
Australia Bobbie Murphy Peppers Manor House  General Manager
Australia Kristin Carville BreakFree on George  General Manager
Australia Tracey Beresford Mantra the Observatory  General Manager
Australia Susan Rollason Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia Chris McIntosh Mantra Group Surfers Paradise  Area Manager 
Australia Chris Northam Mantra Port Douglas General Manager
Australia Karen Everingham Daydream Island Resort and Spa Business Development Manager - MICE
Australia Sheena Shee Pan Pacific Perth  Sales and Marketing Director
Australia Richard Crawford Marriott International Senior Director of Development 
Fiji  Sascha Hemmann  Nanuku Auberge Resort  General Manager
New Zealand Anna Edie Crowne Plaza Queenstown General Manager
Samoa Courtney Hendrick Sheraton Samoa Assistant Food and Beverage Manager 
Vanuatu  Ali Serhan Warwick Le Lagon Vanuatu  General Manager

Country Name Property Position
Bahamas Audrey Oswell Atlantis Paradise Island Chief Operating Officer 
Bahamas Wendy Blaney Atlantis Paradise Island Senior Vice President of Sales 
Canada  Konrad Grstein Four Seasons Hotel Toronto General Manager 
Dominican Republic  Xavier Moulin AMANERA Cabrera Rio San Juan General Manager 
Mexico Jose Pascual Fernandez Estevan Grand Velas Los Cabos Resort Director of Food and Beverage
Mexico Larry Tsoumas One&Only Palmilla  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Mexico Angela Lockyer One&Only Palmilla Director of Sales
Mexico  Marco Tabet Hilton Los Cabos  General Manager 
United States  Tom Santora  Worldhotels  Executive Chairman 
United States  Christian Glauser-Benz Dream Hotel Group Vice President of Development
United States  Jeff David The Watergate Hotel Washington Managing Director 
United States  Evan Danziger The Statler Dallas  General Manager 
United States  Alex Lugo Hilton Lexington General Manager 
United States  Vincent Bucci Hilton Marco Island  Managing Director 
United States  Kevin Osterhaus Sixty Hotels  President 
United States  Guenter Steinbrunner Windstar Cruises Corporate Hotel Manager
United States  Jared Anderson Carlson Wagonlit Travel Vice President of Customer Experience
United States  Gerry Link The Maven Denver General Manager 
United States  Scott Dalecio Outrigger Enterprises Group President and Chief Executive Officer
United States  John Neeley Outrigger Enterprises Group Vice President, Information Technology
United States  Brad Frazier Aimbridge Hospitality Senior Vice President of Sales
United States  Oscar Fontana Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel and Spa General Manager 
United States  Peter L.J. Finamore Fairmont Pacific Rim  General Manager 
United States  Ramon Reyes Omni Hotel  General Manager 
United States  Olivier Servat The Langford Hotel General Manager 
United States  Drew Berry Cambria Hotel and Suites  General Manager 
United States  Monika Wojcik Holiday Inn Express Manhattan General Manager 
United States  Craig Smith Mantra Group  Area Manager - Hawaii
United States  Juanita Stallworth Hotel Equities Group Vice President of Human Resources 
United States  Daniel Donahue Saunders Hotel Group President 
United States  Paul Maddison AC Hotel Irvine  General Manager 
United States  Nail Task Big Cypress Lodge General Manager 
United States  Lori Keller Martin Resorts  Chief Executive Officer 
United States  Bill Petrella Hotel Emma  General Manager 
United States  Trevor Stratton Hampton Inn and Suites  General Manager 
United States  Felix Maldonado Hilton Garden Inn  General Manager 
United States  Steven R. Goldman FelCor Lodging Trust Chief Executive Officer 
United States  Raymond Vermolen Hotel Indigo Los Angeles General Manager 
United States  Mark Van Amerongen Prism Hotels and Resorts Chief Operating Officer 
United States  Paul Mengacci Prism Hotels and Resorts Vice President of Finance and Analytics
United States  Doll Ogden Prism Hotels and Resorts Vice President Revenue Optimization
United States  David Arraya Four Seasons Resort Lanai  Resort Manager 
United States  Noni Hughes Kimpton Hotel and Restaurant Group General Manager 
United States  Stephen Johnson Gateway Canyons Resort and Spa General Manager 
United States  Claes Landberg Hudson Hotel General Manager 
United States  Chris Charbonnet Prism Hotels and Resorts Senior Vice President of Operations 
United States  Korollan King Virgin Hotels  Vice President of Accounting
United States  Paul Cardona Le Meridien Chicago - Oakbrook Center General Manager 
United States  Raul Moronta Crescent Hotels and Resorts  Senior Vice President of Revenue Management
United States  Z.B. Moham The Days Inn Jamaica General Manager 
United States  Jay Wetzel Virgin Hotels  Vice President of Food and Beverage
United States  Daniel Entenberg SLS Park Avenue  General Manager 
United States  Matthew Humphreys Hyatt Regency San Francisco General Manager 
United States  Nick Rimedio La Peer Hotel  General Manager 
United States  Ken Lanigan Live! Lofts Hanover General Manager 

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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