Global Staff Movements - July - August 2020

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide

July and August 2020

Australia and New Zealand
Country Name  Property  Position 
Australia  Curt Nicholson  Event Hospitality and Entertainment Limited (Perth) Cluster Revenue Manager 
Australia  Luke Harley  Rydges Gold Coast International Airport Hotel  General Manager (Pre-Opening) 
Australia  Mark Pollar  Flight Centre Travel Group  Head of Corporate Technology Customer Success
Australia  Stanya Murray Clayton Serviced Apartments Sales and Marketing Manager 
Australia  Tapos Singha  Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel Head Chef 
Australia  Shirish Agrawal Travelodge Hobart & Travelodge Hobart Airport Hotel Manager 
Australia  Mark Tierney  Quest Apartment Hotels  Chief Revenue and Distribution Officer 
Australia  Christy Musco  Quest Apartment Hotels  Group People and Culture Business Partner 
Australia  Scott Ranse Riverside Oaks Golf Resort  General Manager  
Australia  Nick Warner  InterContinental Sanctuary Cove  Director of Sales 
Australia  Clare Coyle  Doma Hotels  Director of Revenue Strategy and Distribution 
Australia  Irfan Zaki  Little National Hotel Sydney  Director of Sales 
Australia  Joyce Castillo  Lancemore Hotels  Director of Sales 
Australia  Gavin Maloney Shangri-La Hotel Marina Cairns  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Ali Capp  Novotel South Wharf Melbourne and Ibis Glen Waverley Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Jessica Ewing-Flynn  Rydges Cronulla Beachside Wedding and Events Sales Manager 
Australia  Emmi Luke  Holiday Inn Express Sydney Macquarie Park  Assistant Hotel Manager 
Australia  Mitchell Gunn Group Director, Sales and Marketing Elanor Investor Group 
Australia  Olive Evans  Venue Mob  National Venue Partner Manager 
Australia  Ainsley Baldwin  Wydham Destinations Asia Pacific  Regional Revenue and Distribution Manager 
Australia  Jane Lyons  Hyatt Regency Sydney  General Manager 
Australia  Shane Jolly  The Langham, Sydney General Manager
Australia  Steven James  Rydges Capital Hill Canberra General Manager 
Australia  Raven Park  Roundhouse Hotels Canberra  Operations Manager 
Australia  Daniel Fernandes  The Melbourne Hotel Perth  Front Office Manager 
Australia  Daniel Fletcher  The Heland Hotel (Prendiville Group) General Manager - Projects and Operations
Australia  Kelly Russell  Marriott International Melbourne Complex  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Australia  Monique Rutene Byron at Byron  Resort Operations Manager 
Australia  Sara Coughlan Byron at Byron  Director of Sales  
Australia  Pascale Roche Bryon at Byron  Marketing and Communications Manager
Australia  Karthick Jayavel Byron at Byron  Food and Beverage Manager 
Australia  Angela Harris  Byron at Byron  Human Resources Manager 
Australia  John McIlwain Emporium Hotel South Bank General Manager 
Australia  Marc Dille  Hadley's Orient Hotel  Property Manager 
Australia  Brad Martin  Hedland Hotel  Executive Chef 
Australia  Blake Manwaring  Avani Broadbeach Residences Assistant Hotel Manager 
Australia  Damien Crook Holiday Inn Sydney St Marys  General Manager 
Australia  Gary Roberts  Rydges Norwest Sydney Maintenance Manager 
Australia  Kristie Powell NRMA Parks and Resorts  Group Sales Manager - National Lead 
Australia  Etienne Karner The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa Executive Chef 
Australia  Suet May Toh  SKYE Suites Revenue Manager 
Australia  Ari Foo SKYE Suites  Sales Director 
Australia  Megan Knoetze  Crystalbrook Collection Group Director, People and Culture 
Australia  Andrew Gunn The Calile Hotel  Head Chef 
Australia  James Viles Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley Executive Chef 
Australia  Annabell Javinez Quest Perth Ascot  General Manager 
Australia  Xin Jin Pullman Brisbane Airport and Ibis Brisbane Airport Operations Manager 
New Zealand  Thomson Rebello Heritage Collection Marlborough Vintners Hotel Operations Manager 
New Zealand  Damien Wetta  Intercontinental Hotel Wellington  Food and Beverage Manager 
New Zealand  Sarah Jackson  Nesuto Stadium Hotel & Apartments Sales Manager 
New Zealand  Julie Green  Grand Mercure Auckland, Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour, So Auckland, Pullman Auckland, Novotel Ellerslie and Ibis Budget Auckland Central Senior Talent and Culture Manager 
New Zealand  Nicole Lawson Jet Park Hotel Hotels  Group General Manager 
New Zealand  Sumit Dua  Paparoa Hotel Northland  Hotel Manager 
New Zealand  Sunny Goo  Mercure Queen Street Auckland  General Manager (Pre-Opening) 

Asia-Pacific 
Country Name  Property  Position 
Cambodia  Dondie Diaz  Koh Russey Villas and Resort  Hotel Manager 
China  William Mahi  Shangri-La Hotel Jing An  Executive Sous Chef 
China  Kevin Stone  Kempinski Hotel Jinan Executive Chef 
China  Henry Banson  Sheraton Chongqing General Manager 
China Olivier Dumonceaux  The Opposite House Beijing  Hotel Manager 
China Christian Wiendieck Kempinski Hotel Jinan General Manager 
China  John Lee  Grand Hyatt Dalian  General Manager 
China  Billy Sun  Grand Hyatt Hefei General Manager 
China  Mark Passmore The Middle House Shanghai General Manager 
Fiji  Vivekanand Achari Matamanoa Island Resort Chief Engineer 
Hong Kong  Jared Mintz Rosewood Hotel Group  Director of Global Sales 
Hong Kong  Bob van den Oord  Langham Hospitality Group Chief Operations Officer
Hong Kong  Jaakko Sorsa  Shore Hospitality Group  Group Executive Chef 
Hong Kong  Ulf Bremer Kowloon Shangri-La General Manager 
Hong Kong  Juergen Doerr Island Shangri-La General Manager 
Hong Kong  Patrick Chew Peck Tee Hong Kong Jockey Club  Executive Pastry Chef 
India  Anjali Mehra  The Leela Palaces, Hotels & Resorts VP of Marketing
India  Vishrut Gupta Raffles Udaipur  Hotel Manager 
Indonesia  James Costa  Hotel Borobudur and Discovery Ancol (Discovery Hotels & Resorts) Cluster General Manager 
Indonesia  Edward Tahale  Swiss-belhotel Airport Jakarta and Zest Hotel Airport Jakarta  Cluster General Manager 
Indonesia  Marco Groten  Hyatt Hotels Indonesia - Park Hyatt Bali, Alila , Andaz, Grand Hyatt and Hyatt Regency Area Vice President, Indonesia 
Indonesia  Matthew McCool  Kimpton Bali  Director of Culinary and Food and Beverage 
Indonesia  Demeiter Vaubell Kimpton Bali  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Indonesia  Benjamin Castel  The Phoenix Hotel Yogyakarta (MGallery Collection) General Manager 
Indonesia  Andrea Astone  The Apurva Kempinski Bali Sous Chef 
Japan  David Tanuwidjaja  Sheraton Grande Tokyo Bay Hotel Director of Rooms 
Korea  Etienne Truter  Fairmont Ambassador Seoul  Executive Chef 
Maldives  Mattia Maceratesi Nakai Dhiggiri Resort Maldives  Resort Manager 
Maldives  Carla Puverel  Conrad Maldives Rangali Island  General Manager 
Myanmar  Edwin Briels Exploration Travel Myanmar, Lalay Lodge and Grasshopper Adventures Managing Director 
Singapore  Nils-Arne Schroeder Conrad Hotels and Resorts  Global Brand Head 
Thailand  Voytek Klasicki  Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Krabi and Centra by Centara Phu Pano Resort Krabi Area General Manager 
Thailand  Iain Langridge Belmond (Regional Headquarters) Managing Director Asia Pacific
Thailand  Daryn Hudson Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort General Manager 
Thailand  Sebastian Reischer Hotel Indigo Bangkok  Executive Chef 
Thailand  Kantima Chompoolad  Melia Koh Samui  Wellness Manager 
Thailand  Christian Lueke  Melia Koh Samui and Melia Chiang Mai Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing 
Vietnam  Ricardo Lujan  Azerai Can Tho  Executive Chef 
Vietnam  Darrel Cartwright Anoasis Resort & Spa long Hai-Vung Tau General Manager 

Middle East and Further Afield 
Country Name  Property  Position 
Dominican Republic  Adam Tazi  The Bannister Hotel and Puerto Bahía Yacht Club & Residences General Manager 
Jordan  Victor Betro  Kempinski Hotel Aqaba Red Sea, Jordan General Manager 
Mauritius  Nitesh Pandey  The Lux Collective  Chief Operating Officer - Asia Pacific 
Qatar  Birendra Khadka Banyan Tree Doha At La Cigale Mushaireb Chief Steward 
Saudi Arabia  Joe Ranhim  Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Regional Director of Development 
St Lucia  Danny Cheney  Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort Chef De Cuisine 
United Arab Emirates  Andreas Koenig Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche Food & Beverage Manager
United Arab Emirates  Faisal Hurzuk  Jumeirah Zabeel Saray IT Manager 
United Arab Emirates Rachid Bakas Anantara Sir Bani Yas Resorts Resort Manager 
United Arab Emirates Philippe Zuber Kerzner International Limited Chief Executive Officer 
United Arab Emirates Anna Luisa Asistio  Jannah Hotels and Resorts Assistant Director of Sales and Communications
United Arab Emirates Tolga Lacin  Marriott International Are General Manager, Dubai Hotels 
United Arab Emirates Ravi Santiago  Ramada Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Ajman, Ramada by Wyndham Beach Hotel Ajman, and Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche. Cluster General Manager 
United Arab Emirates  Rachid Bakas  Anantara Sir Bani Yas Resorts Resort Manager 
United Arab Emirates Claudia Dascalu Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah Director of Spa & Recreation
United Arab Emirates  Tom J. Roelens Atlantis Dubai -- Atlantis The Palm; Atlantis The Royal Resort and Residences; and Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark General Manager / Senior Vice President, Operations 
United Arab Emirates  Cedric Darthial Atlantis The Palm and Atlantis The Royal Resort and Residences Vice President, Culinary Operations 
United Arab Emirates Mohamed Taher Palazzo Versace Dubai Director of Strategic Sales 
United Arab Emirates Navin Shah Arts Club Dubai  Chief Financial Officer 
United Arab Emirates Mouna Badreddine InterContinental Dubai Marina Sales Manager 
United Arab Emirates Peter Katusak-Huszvar W Dubai  General Manager  
United Arab Emirates Anoop Dhondoo Novotel & ibis World Trade Centre and ibis One Central, Dubai Cluster General Manager 

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