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Mandarin Oriental Appoint Clemens Hoerth

Clemens Hoerth was recently appointed as the new General Manager of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Majapahit, Surabaya. He has been working with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group since 1997, where he started his career with Mandarin Oriental, Manila, after which he joined The Oriental, Singapore in the capacity as Resident Manager in April 2000.
In his previous assignment, Clemens Hoerth was responsible for all operational departments in the Hotel. During his 4 years tenure, the Hotel was internationally recognized with the following awards and accolades:

-Travel & Leisure USA - “The Greatest Hotels in the World 2004”
-Departures USA - Readers’ Favorites - “Best Hotels in Asia - 2nd in Singapore”
-Conde Nast Traveler USA - “The Gold List”
-Zagat Survey - Top International Hotels, Resorts & Spas - “Best in Country” & “Top 100 Hotels”

A native of Freiburg, Germany, Hoerth began his extensive hotel career with Kempinski Hotels & Resorts where he worked in executive positions in Human Resources & Rooms Division in various properties. The last posting with the Group was as Executive Assistant Manager at the legendary Ciragan Palace Hotel Kempinski Istanbul, Turkey. Prior to joining the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Hoerth worked for Dusit Hotels & Resorts in Manila, Philippines.