Two new General Managers have taken the helm at SwissÌ«tel The Stamford in Singapore and Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Raffles International Ltd has appointed Mr Thomas Meier as the GM of Swiss™tel The Stamford in Singapore. Prior to this appointment, Meier was the general manager of Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Meier, with nine years management experience in hospitality and banking sectors, is a graduate of École Hotelière de Lausanne in Switzerland. He first joined Raffles International as a resident manager of the then Hotel Le Royal and was promoted to hotel manager and to general manager of the hotel this year. Meier was conferred the Young Hotelier of the World award by the International Hotel and Restaurant Association in 2000.
Replacing Meier as the general manager at Raffles Hotel Le Royal is Mr Stephan Gnaegi. Gnaegi was previously the executive assistant manager of Raffles Hotel in Singapore and brings with him over 10 years experience in the hospitality industry, working in a variety of food & beverage, operations and management positions with several premium hotels in London, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Bangkok, Mauritius and Geneva. He joined Raffles International in January 2002.
Picture: The Spa at Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.