JAMES MABEY has been named Director of Development, Asia Pacific for Marco Polo Hotels. Fluent in multiple Asian languages, Mabey has been working in Asia since 1999. Most recently he was Director of Business Development for Jumeirah Private Island, Thailand.
MARCUS REINDERS has been named Manager Director of Starwood Resorts Maldives, comprising Sheraton Maldives Full Moon and W Maldives Retreat. A New Zealand national, Reinders has 22 years experience, including 10 years in the USA.
DANIEL ANG has been named as the new Director of Operations for Suntec Singapore. Ang joined the convention centre in 2005 as Senior Manager, Exhibition Sales. Prior to this he was with CityNeon Exhibition Services in Shanghai.
MARK RIGHTON has been announced as Hertz’s new Country Manager for New Zealand, based in Christchurch. Righton has been with Hertz New Zealand for 21 years, occupying a range of positions, most recently Director Finance & Administration.
BIBIANA LAU has been promoted to the position of Director of Sales for Suntec
Singapore. Ms Lau joined the convention centre in November 2006 as Senior Manager of Convention Sales. She is a graduate of Glasgow Caledonian University, UK.
VEERANAT LIMPRASUTR has bee appointed Executive General Manager of the Mercure Patong Phuket and Mercure Krabi Deevana. A Thai national, Khun Veeranat has 20 years’ hotel experience with companies such as Accor, Centara, Amari and Dusit.
URSULA SCHOFEL has been appointed General Manager of the Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa. Ms Schofel has worked with Starwood for two decades across 12 countries. She arrives from Le M