Global Staff Movements - September 2017

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
September 2017

Country Name Property Position
China Jolyon Bulley InterContinental Hotels Group Chief Executive Office - Greater China 
Hong Kong  James Bevans Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel  Group Director Rooms 
Hong Kong  Katerina Giannouka Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group President for Asia and the Pacific 
Hong Kong  Brian Williams Swire Hotels Hong Kong Deputy Chairman 
Hong Kong  Toby Smith Swire Hotels Hong Kong Managing Director
Hong Kong  Gretchen Smelter Swire Hotels Hong Kong Director of Marketing
Hong Kong  Dean Winter Swire Hotels Hong Kong Group Director of Operations 
Hong Kong  Vanessa Kong Swire Hotels Hong Kong Director of Sales and Marketing
Hong Kong  James Bevans Wharf Hotels Harbour City Group Director of Rooms
Hong Kong  Roberta Lee Langham Hospitality Group Vice President Marketing 
Hong Kong  Simon Manning Langham Hospitality Group Chief Sales and Marketing Officer
India  Keshwar Bhagat Dusit International Mumbai Director of Sales - Global Sales Office
India  Puneet Baijal Hyatt Regency Chandigarh General Manager 
Indonesia Sebastien Wilson InterContinental Bali Resort Resort Manager 
Indonesia Deasy Swandarini The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah General Manager 
Japan  Michel Chertouh ANA InterContinental Tokyo Regional General Manager 
Maldives Jenny Ng  Alibey Resorts  Director of Human Resources 
Maldives  Brad Calder Hurawalhi Island Resort General Manager 
Seychelles Julian Crane  Six Senses Hotels and Spas  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Singapore Christian Westbeld Raffles Hotel Singapore General Manager
Singapore Alan Watts Hilton Singapore Executive Vice President / President, Asia Pacific (APAC) 
Singapore Alan Burrows Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay General Manager 
Singapore Marcus Hanna Raffles City Hotel  General Manager 
Thailand  Patrick Reul-Smekens JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort and Spa Director of Food and Beverage
Thailand  Alexander Sheppard  Banyan Tree Bangkok Hotel Manager 
Thailand  Alejandro Bernabe AVANI Hotels and Resorts in Bangkok Vice President of Operations 
Thailand  Scott Walton Wyndham Hotel Group Area General Manager 
Vietnam Brett Burton Laguna Lang Co General Manager 

Australia / Asia Pacific
Country Name Property Position
Australia Rene Stern Ramada Hotel Hope Harbour  General Manager 
Australia  James Coleman Next Hotels  General Manager - Adelaide 
Australia  Marcus Dudley Sage Hotel Melbourne Ringwood General Manager  
Australia  Kristy Edwards Best Western Australasia Senior Revenue Manager
Fiji Leon Thomson Marriott International's Fiji Complex  Executive Assistant Manager 
New Zealand  Garth Solly QT Museum Wellington General Manager

Country Name Property Position
Bulgaria Natalia Kashirskaya Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko General Manager
Denmark Nikolaj Tamakloe Hotel Sanders Copenhagen General Manager
France Pierre-Henri Perrin W Paris-Opera General Manager
France Hieu To Warwick Reine Astrid Hotel Manager 
France Veronique Sanner Warwick International Hotels Global Account Director
France Karol Lor L.E. Hotels Collection Regional Director of Sales - France
France  Ali Afshar Warwick International Hotels Regional General Manager 
France  Francis Bertrand Warwick International Hotels Director of Global Sales 
France  Sandrine Adam Warwick International Hotels Group Director Of Sales And Marketing
Germany Marcus Cameroni IntercityHotel Magdeburg General Manager
Germany Stefan Marczinkowski IntercityHotel Nurnberg  General Manager
Germany Matthias Sieber-Wagner IntercityHotel Mainz General Manager
Germany Uwe Troll IntercityHotel Frankfurt Airport General Manager
Germany Anton M. Wustefeld IntercityHotel Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof Sud General Manager
Germany Laszlo Posa Pentahotels Germany  Corporate Director of Revenue Management
Germany Sylvia Fletcher L.E. Hotels Collection Regional Director of Sales - Germany
Germany  Susanne Friedrich Deutsche Hospitality  Director of Business Development
United Kingdom Katy Viner  The Courthouse Hotel Knutsford Events and Sales Manager
United Kingdom Paul Duggan Holiday Inn London Heathrow  General Manager
United Kingdom Kenneth Macpherson InterContinental Hotels Group Regional Chief Executive Officer
United Kingdom Simon Hirst One Aldwych Covent Garden Managing Director
United Kingdom Andrew Ross Holiday Inn Express Leicester City General Manager
United Kingdom Marco Frik Holbeck Ghyll Country House Hotel  General Manager
United Kingdom Conor O'Leary  The Gleneagles Hotel  General Manager
United Kingdom Ingrid Fallon Guestline Ltd Regional Sales Manager
United Kingdom Steven Wilmer Malmaison Cheltenham General Manager
United Kingdom Kara Monteiro Hilton London Gatwick Airport General Manager
United Kingdom Jerome Billy Hotel Westminster General Manager
United Kingdom Mark Payne Park Regis Birmingham General Manager
United Kingdom Emma Dore Hotel du Vin and Bistro Wimbledon General Manager

Middle East / Africa
Country Name Property Position
Bahrain Emre Kirazci Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea and Spa Director of Sales and Marketing
Oman  Virginia Elisa Cogliati Al Baleed Resort Salalah  Spa Director
Qatar Rebecca Platt The St. Regis Doha Director of Marketing 
United Arab Emirates  Hazem Aouad Kempinski Hotel Ajman Director of Sales and Marketing
United Arab Emirates  Arun Pillai M Hotel Downtown Dubai by Millennium Front Office Manager
United Arab Emirates  Chadi Nicolas Centro Arjaan Capital Centre Abu Dhabi General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  John Farrelly Al Habtoor City Hotel Collection Dubai Director of Sales and Marketing
United Arab Emirates  Rabih Merhy Rotana Hotel Management  Cluster Director 
United Arab Emirates  Faiek El Saadani The St. Regis Dubai General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Enad Tannous Grand Millennium Al Wahda  General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Ismail Ibrahim Ramada Abu Dhabi Downtown General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Julien Bonafous Movenpick Hotels and Resorts Vice President Sales 
United Arab Emirates  Malek Safa Grand Hyatt Dubai EAM Sales and Marketing
United Arab Emirates  Morgan Tuckness Emaar Hospitality Group  Corporate Director for Design 
United Arab Emirates  Moritz Frings Grand Hyatt Dubai Director of Sales

Country Name Property Position
Bahamas Audrey Oswell Atlantis Paradise Island  President  
Canada Douglas Brennan The Sheraton Gateway Hotel  General Manager 
Canada Shane Downey The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel Hotel Manager 
Costa Rica  Michael Mestraud Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica General Manager 
Mexico Maria Del Pilar Perciavalle Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit  Managing Director
Mexico Andreas Schmidt Grand Velas Los Cabos Managing Director
Mexico Marco Ortlam Montage Los Cabos General Manager 
Mexico Laura Stringel La Coleccion Resorts Director of Sales 
Puerto Rico  Samara Gonzalez El San Juan Hotel Spa Director
United States  Jhenny Pierre Courtyard by Marriott Warwick General Manager 
United States  Kellie Adams AC Hotel and Residence Inn Dallas General Manager 
United States  Kelly Smith MGM Resorts  Senior Vice President 
United States  Tom Puntel East West Destination Hospitality Vice President of Sales and Marketing
United States  Kyle Dunavant Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tampa Vice President of  Marketing
United States  Stephanie Rue Art Ovation Hotel Sarasota General Manager 
United States  Gaye Steinke East West Destination Hospitality  Vice President of Spa and Wellness 
United States  Rodney Ferguson Potawatomi Hotel and Casino Chief Executive Officer/General Manager
United States  Luisa Marciano Dream Hotel Group Vice President of Human Resources
United States  Ghee Alexander Prism Hotels and Resorts  Vice President of Operations
United States  Shruti Gandhi Buckley Hampton by Hilton Global Head
United States  Jan Verweij Quail Lodge and Golf Club  Resort Manager 
United States  Kai Lermen Quail Lodge and Golf Club  General Manager 
United States  Greg Schmidt AC Hotel San Francisco Airport/Oyster Point Waterfront General Manager 
United States  David Bueno The Jefferson, Washington DC General Manager 
United States  Craig Greenberg 21c Museum Hotels President and Chief Executive Officer 
United States  Dan Johnson Hyatt Regency Austin General Manager 
United States  Craig Dezern Hilton McLean  Vice President Brand Communications
United States  Juliana Gardinalli L.E. Hotels Los Angeles Regional Director of Sales South America
United States  Chris Harrison Marriott Irvine Spectrum General Manager 
United States  Chintan Dadhich Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach 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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