The newly created role will oversee the development and execution of the commercial strategy of the group while also taking executive responsibility for all aspects of customer experience.
Hangzhou is a leading centre of tourism, culture, science and education in the province of Zhejiang, and is undergoing significant expansion and rejuvenation.
Breaking Travel News chats with Benjamin Ackhurst, hotel manager, Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai, as the property is recognised as one of the best-in-the-business by voters at the World Travel Awards
The UK and Hong Kong based company has achieved strong growth since its launch in 2018, and now offers a collection of more than 3,500 homes in over 250 destinations.
Mandarin Oriental has signed an agreement with the Al Khozama Company to manage and ultimately brand the Al Faisaliah Hotel. The group will take over the property early next year.
The hotel, which first opened in 1838, is a landmark property on Paradeplatz. It is located in the heart of the old town, close to the leisure attractions and a short walk from the shores of Lake Zurich.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is getting ready to satisfy travellers’ wanderlust with the travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore officially set to begin on November 22nd.
Greg Liddell will also take up position as area vice president, operations, overseeing operations at Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona and Mandarin Oriental, Canouan.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group and the Oberoi Group have announced a long-term strategic alliance that will see the two groups jointly collaborating across a range of initiatives.
Michael Koth has been appointed as general manager of the iconic Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi. He will also take up the position of area vice president of operations for Mandarin Oriental.
Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC will reopen its doors to guests on Monday following a temporary closure due to Covid-19 related restrictions.