Global Staff Movements - February 2018

Recent Appointments / Promotions Worldwide
February 2018

Country Name Property Position
Cambodia  Sophie Couturier Shinta Mani Hotel Group Corporate Director of Sales and  Marketing
Cambodia  Oliver Dudler Raffles Hotel Le Royal and Raffles Grand Hotel d'Angkor Cluster General Manager 
Hong Kong  Benoit Mouclier Le Meridien Cyberport  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Hong Kong  Pierre-Antoine Penicaud Le Meridien Cyberport  General Manager 
Hong Kong  Walter Ng Wharf Hotels Harbour City Group Director Business Development
Hong Kong  Halie Carnie Swiss-Belhotel International Limited Regional Manager of Marketing 
Hong Kong  Matthias Schulz Swiss-Belhotel International Limited Regional Director of Sales
India  Anand Nair Taj Aravali Resort and Spa in Udaipur General Manager 
India  Pankaj Saxena Radisson Blu Pune Hinjawadi General Manager 
India  Shiv Bose Courtyard by Marriott Bengaluru Hebbal General Manager 
India  Keegan Eric Smith Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel Mixologist
India  Sherin Mathew Novotel Hotels and  Resorts Goa Director of Sales and Marketing 
India  Sanjay Keswani Four Points By Sheraton Hotel Pune General Manager  
India  Pankaj K Chaudhary JW Marriott Chandigarh Director of Sales and Marketing
India  Davinder Juj Eros Hotel Nehru Place  General Manager 
India  Vikas Sharma Sheraton Hyderabad Hotel General Manager 
India  Albert Rebello Taj Fort Aguada Goa General Manager
Indonesia  Andrew Abram Mandarin Oriental Jakarta General Manager 
Indonesia  Lee Alan Wood Radisson Blu Bali Uluwatu Director of Food and  Beverage
Indonesia  Sjefke Jansen Hotel Indonesia Kempinski Jakarta General Manager
Malaysia  Abhay Singh The Westin Langkawi Resort and  Spa Director of Food and  Beverage
Malaysia  Nelson Hilton Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur Senior Director of Marketing
Malaysia  Stephen Richard Magor Double Tree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur General Manager 
Malaysia  Linda Pecoraro Hilton Kota Kinabalu  General Manager 
Malaysia  Ravi Nischal Vivanta by Taj Rebak Island General Manager
Maldives  Aldo Cadau Gili Lankanfushi Executive Chef 
Singapore  Murray Aitken Six Senses Duxton and Six Senses Maxwell  General Manager 
Singapore  Xavi Gonzalez The St. Regis Singapore General Manager
Singapore  Chadi Chemaly Raffles Hotels and  Resorts Singapore Executive Assistant Manager of Rooms 
Thailand  Zoe Wall Minor International  Group Director of Spa - Asia
Thailand  Vazid Shaikh Marriott Executive Apartments Sukhumvit Park Director of Operations 
Thailand  Muhammad Alan Yuslan Cachet Resort Dewa Phuket General Manager 
Thailand  Rajat Chatterjee Le Meridien Chiang Mai General Manager 
Thailand  Jason Chen Somerset Ekamai Bangkok General Manager 
Thailand  Jakri Rujirat 137 Pillars Suites and  Residences Bangkok Hotel Manager 
Thailand  Stefano Leone Novotel Samui Resort Executive Chef 
Thailand  Alexander Pichel Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok General Manager
Thailand  Joon K. Park Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel Bangkok Hotel Manager 
Thailand  John Blanco Capella Bangkok General Manager 
Vietnam  Simon Dell Movenpick Asara Resort and  Spa Hua Hin General Manager 
Vietnam  Roland Svensson Alba Hospitality Group General Manager

Country Name Property Position
Oman  Lara Abou Harb Salalah Rotana Resort Revenue Manager 
Oman  Andre Miethig Six Senses Zighy Bay Executive Assistant Manager 
Oman   Sandra Simone Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Muscat  Director of Sales and Marketing 
Qatar  Gilles Longuet InterContinental Doha - The City General Manager
Saudi Arabia  Nordine El Yafi Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain General Manager
Saudi Arabia  Muhammad Qayum Park Inn by Radisson Najran  General Manager
Saudi Arabia  Hasan Barakat Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Manama Director of Sales and Marketing 
Saudi Arabia  Bert Plas Grand Swiss-Belresort Seef General Manager
South Africa  Tom Fels Singita Lodges Chief Executive Officer 
United Arab Emirates  Shafeek Mohammed Danat Jebel Dhanna Executive Housekeeper 
United Arab Emirates  Shahzad Butt Coral Dubai Al Barsha Hotel General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Cihan Kucukcavdar Towers Rotana Dubai Executive Chef
United Arab Emirates  Valerie Vayssiere Fairmont Dubai Director of Sales and Marketing
United Arab Emirates  George Ganchev Ajman Hotel General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Karam Al Mordaa InterContinental Abu Dhabi Director Of Rooms 
United Arab Emirates  Karim Nahas Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Olivier Thomas Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Andrew Vieira Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay Dubai Food and Beverage Director 
United Arab Emirates  Michael P. Wale Kerzner International Limited Chief Executive Officer
United Arab Emirates  Michael Benjamin Tiberghien Rotana Hotel Dubai  Director of Food and Beverage 
United Arab Emirates  Patrick Moukarzel Al Bait Sharjah General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Pinar Kartal Timer Jumeirah Al Qasr Dubai General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Azar Saliba Jumeirah Al Naseem Dubai General Manager
United Arab Emirates  Digvijay Singh Rathore Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Director of Food and Beverage 
United Arab Emirates  Leonardo Baiocchi Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Dubai Regional Vice President
United Arab Emirates  Alessandro Redaelli Paramount Hotels & Resorts Global Vice President for Operations
United Arab Emirates  Amr Kelany Fairmont Dubai Director of Food and Beverage 

Country Name Property Position
Germany  Yoram Biton Leonardo Hotels  Managing Director for Central Europe
Germany  Daniel Roger Fattal Hotels Managing Director for Europe and UK 
Spain  Ilka Karl Hotel Es Princep General Manager 
Spain  Jesus Arnedo NH Hoteles Madrid Development and Asset Director
Spain  Luis Arsuaga NH Hoteles Madrid Vice-President - Development
Switzerland  Nicola Grupp Radisson Blu Hotel Basel General Manager 
The Netherlands  Stuart Alexander Cycas Hospitality Group Revenue Manager
United Kingdom  Morag Stark Malmaison Aberdeen General Manager 
United Kingdom  Aaron Phillips Hilton London Metropole Conference and Events Operations Director
United Kingdom  Burak Aktekin Hilton London Metropole Director of Finance
United Kingdom  Dimitris Manikis Wyndham Hotel Group London Managing Director for EMEA 
United Kingdom  Benjamin Bel Hotel du Vin Edinburgh General Manager 
United Kingdom  Ben Tish Culinary Director The Stafford London
United Kingdom  Lisa Bovio YOTEL London  Chief Commercial Officer 
United Kingdom  Karin Sheppard InterContinental Hotels Group Managing Director for Europe
United Kingdom  James Berry Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express at London Heathrow  General Manager 
United Kingdom  Yousif Al-wagga Renaissance London Heathrow General Manager 

Country Name Property Position
Australia  Rob Weeden Pan Pacific Perth General Manager
Australia  Brad Mercer The Westin Brisbane and Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane Complex General Manager 
Australia  Brenda Cooke Optii Solutions Customer Success Manager
Fiji  Oliver Scarf Nanuku Auberge Resort  Executive Chef 
New Zealand  Oytun Cevik Swiss-Belsuites Victoria Park General Manager

Country Name Property Position
Anguila  Anne-Marie Brooks Divi Little Bay Beach Resort General Manager 
Bahamas  Christopher Chea Warwick Paradise Island Executive Chef 
Cost Rica  Nicolas Di Paolo El Mangroove Papagayo An Autograph Collection Executive Chef 
Saint Lucia  Angelo Konidis Coconut Bay Resort and Spa  Executive Chef 
United States  Michelle Woodley Preferred Hotels and Resorts  President 
United States  Nick Ivezaj Kimpton Ink48 Hotel New York General Manager 
United States  Ilse Harley Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore General Manager 
United States  John Rogers Turnberry Isle Miami Hotel Manager 
United States  Brian Tigner Residence Inn Dallas General Manager 
United States  Anthony Baxter AC Hotel Dallas General Manager
United States  Awet Sium Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel and Spa General Manager 
United States  Mohan Koka Kimpton Surfcomber Miami General Manager 
United States  John Lowe The Claridge Atlantic City  General Manager
United States  Klaus Atzmueller The Scarlet Huntington San Francisco General Manager 
United States  Dant Hirsch The Dominick New York General Manager 
United States  Lisa Reeser Courtyard by Marriott Lake Placid  General Manager 
United States  Kisan Jo Prince Resorts Hawaii  President 
United States  Ricardo Mendes Hyatt Centric Brickell Miami General Manager
United States  Hector M. Jeyakaran Embassy Suites by Hilton Charleston General Manager 
United States  Karim Abdelhamid The Knickerbocker Hotel Hotel Manager 
United States  Ricardo Contreras HotelRed Madison General Manager 
United States  Diego Fabian Heredia Viceroy L'Ermitage Beverly Hills General Manager 
United States  Dori Familiant Hilton McLean Tysons Corner General Manager 
United States  Stephen Borecki Fairfield Inn and Suites New Orleans  General Manager 
United States  Jim Larson The Heathman Hotel Kirkland General Manager 
United States  Kerem Kendigelen Playa Largo Resort and Spa General Manager 
United States  Miguel Waldo Amara Cay Resort  General Manager
United States  Brian Kelleher Capital Hilton Washington General Manager 
United States  Nigel Cossey Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Allen General Manager 
United States  Matt Maddox Wynn Resorts Limited Las Vegas Chief Executive Officer 
United States  Matthew Simone Art Ovation Hotel Sarasota General Manager
United States  Pritpal Singh Perry Lane Hotel General Manager  
United States  Lacey Lamm Cambria Dallas Downtown General Manager
United States  Felton Clark SpringHill Suites Lumberton by Marriott  General Manager