This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Appointments

IHG® promote Joanna Kurowska to Director Operations Luxury & Managed, Northern Europe

New role will strengthen IHG’s operational presence in Northern Europe at a time of strong growth across the region
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announced the promotion of Joanna Kurowska to Director Operations Luxury & Managed, Northern Europe.
Based in the Frankfurt IHG office, Joanna will be responsible for driving sustainable hotel performance for IHG and owners of IHG’s managed estate in Northern Europe.


Read more: IHG® promote Joanna Kurowska to Director Operations Luxury & Managed, Northern Europe

Avani Hotels & Resorts appoints Javier Pardo
as Vice President of Operations

Javier Pardo
Avani Hotels & Resorts, one of Asia’s fastest growing upscale brands, is delighted to announce the appointment of Javier Pardo as Vice President of Operations for Avani Hotels & Resorts, effective April 2019. Javier reports directly to Robert Kunkler, Chief Operating Officer of Minor Hotels, and is based at the regional office in Bangkok, which will further strengthen Avani’s presence and resources in this key market.

Read more: Avani Hotels & Resorts appoints Javier Pardo
as Vice President of Operations

Marie-Paule Nowlis appointed General Manager of Sofitel London St James

Marie-Paule Nowlis
The new GM will lead the transformation of the London hotel
Marie-Paule Nowlis has been appointed General Manager of Sofitel London St James.  
Nowlis, who brings with her 30 years’ experience with the Sofitel brand, and a career shaped by international roles, joins at the start of a new chapter for the hotel and will be integral to its transformation.


Read more: Marie-Paule Nowlis appointed General Manager of Sofitel London St James

Head chef ready to cook up a storm at new Aberdeen hotels

Sayan Bandyopadhyay
Hilton Aberdeen TECA and Aloft Aberdeen TECA have appointed a Cluster Head Chef to lead the kitchen teams across both highly anticipated new properties.
Sayan Bandyopadhyay (33) originally from India, studied International Hospitality Management at Edinburgh’s Queen Margaret University before moving to Scotland permanently at the age of 21.


Read more: Head chef ready to cook up a storm at new Aberdeen hotels

Director of Operations appointed at Luxury Yorkshire Hotel

Jan Coskun
Oulton Hall, the four-star luxury hotel close to Leeds, has announced the appointment of Jan Coskun as its Director of Operations.  
Jan brings a wealth of experience to the role having worked in the hospitality industry internationally for over 20 years. 


Read more: Director of Operations appointed at Luxury Yorkshire Hotel