Movers and Shakers

Mr Hans Schaepman appointed hotel manager at The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai
by Marie Incles

John Webb, General Manager, The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Hans Schaepman as Hotel Manager, effective immediately.

Peter Finamore appointed senior vice president of operations at Regent
by Marie Incles

Regent Hotels & Resorts has appointed Peter Finamore as Senior Vice President of Operations. With more than 30 years of luxury hospitality experience across Asia, the Middle East and the...

John Vouillamoz appointed general manager at Langham Place, Beijing Capital Airport
by Marie Incles

Langham Place, Beijing Capital Airport has welcomed Mr. John Vouillamoz to the position of General Manager. The Swiss-born hospitality veteran has rich experience of the hospitality industry in...

Melissa Lau appointed director of sales and marketing at OCT East Theme Hotel Cluster Shenzhen
by OCT East Theme Hotel Cluster Shenzhen

Ms. Melissa Lau has been recently appointed as the new Director of Sales & Marketing of OCT East Theme Hotel Cluster Shenzhen.

Cai Shuo appointed as vice president development for China of Regent Hotels & Resorts
by Marie Incles

Luxury hospitality group Regent Hotels & Resorts has appointed Cai Shuo as Vice President Development for China, responsible for expanding the Regent brand in the Chinese market.

Iqbal Jumabhoy appointed as managing director and CEO at SilverNeedle Hospitality
by Marie Incles

SilverNeedle Hospitality has appointed Iqbal Jumabhoy as new managing director and CEO, Iqbal Jumabhoy today.

James D. K. Simmonds appointed vice president of development, Asia Pacific at New World Hospitality
by Marie Incles

James D. K. Simmonds has been appointed vice president - development, Asia Pacific, at New World Hospitality hotel management company.

Ivy Chee appointed regional director of PATA Asia
by Marie Incles

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has appointed Ivy Chee as PATA Regional Director-Asia.

Marco Saxer appointed general manager of Swissôtel Kolkata
by Marie Incles

Marco Saxer has been appointed the General Manager of Swissôtel Kolkata. He brings with him over 20 years of experience from International hotel chains across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Krister Svensson named general manager of St. Regis Bangkok
by Marie Incles

A veteran hotelier with more than 25 years’ experience in the industry – much of it with Starwood brands – Krister will guide the newly-opened St. Regis Bangkok.