Rocco brings in new managers

Rocco Forte Hotels has announced the appointment of two new General
Managers. Stefano Gegnacorsi is the new General Manager of
Rocco Forte’s Hotel Savoy in Florence.  Stefano has been General Manager of the
award-winning Palazzo Sasso on the Amalfi Coast for the last five years, but
previously worked for Rocco Forte’s Hotel de Russie in Rome as Hotel Manager.  Hotel
Savoy is Florence’s finest five-star destination, overlooking the historic Piazza
della Repubblica and ideally placed for the city’s many fashion houses, museums and

Davide Bertilaccio, the outgoing General Manager of Hotel Savoy, is moving to Geneva
to assume the role of General Manager at Rocco Forte’s Le Richemond.  Davide brings
with him nearly 20 years of luxury hotel experience, including the last five as
General Manager of Hotel Savoy.  Currently undergoing extensive refurbishment, Le
Richemond, located in the heart of Geneva, will re-open in May 2007 bringing a new
level of sophistication to the Swiss city.