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Of true Marriott blood, Aekphon has been with the family for 14 years. He has been part of the opening teams for JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa as Assistant Director of Food & Beverage, Opening Director of Operations at Courtyard by Marriott Bangkok and the stylish Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa as Director of…

To feature as Hotelier of the Month, a General Manager must already boast a substantial list of accomplishments, but the very best tend to be great communicators with something worthwhile to say to each and every listener. Klaus Christandl readily confesses to a penchant for talking to people and for sharing ideas with people, and…

Torsten Richter brings with him over 25 years of hospitality experience in London, New York, Thailand, Bali, the Maldives, and his hometown of Baden-Baden. Though this is his first posting in Bangkok, the German native previously called Thailand his home from 2004 to 2011, during which time he spent over three years as a resort General…

Roy Liang has been named as a General Manager of Oakwood Premier OUE Singapore. Roy has years of experience in managing serviced residences in Asia and is one of the youngest General Managers in Singapore. What’s the most challenging aspect of running your serviced apartment? I had a short timeline of four months to hire…

Richard Hatter has over 30 years’ experience in the world of hospitality from United Kingdom, the British Virgin Islands, Bahrain, Dubai, Indonesia, PRC – China, Singapore and now in Hong Kong.  Not only he is the General Manager of Hotel ICON, Richard Hatter holds the position of Chairman of the Hong Kong Chapter at the Institute of Hospitality,…

Alicia Too has over 25 years of experience with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, she held various positions in Guangzhou, Macau and The Excelsior, Hong Kong where she acted in roles from Rooms Division, Sales & Marketing to Hotel Manager in these 3 cities. Her most recent role was Hotel Manager for Pre-opening period of Mandarin Oriental,…

Heinz Trautmann is the General Manager at the Robinson Club Maldives. This beautiful resort belongs to the Robinson which is a Germany’s premium resort holiday provider. Heinz leads his team of multicultural staff to make sure his guests have a memorable experience while staying there. You can Heinz at a cooking station on his cooking duty days, by…

Jorge Carlos Smith was born in Mozambique, with ancestral roots in Macau. He graduated Hotel Management from Huddersfield University. Landed his first job at THF Hotels in London and the Algarve then moved to Mandarin Oriental Macau and Hotel Bela Vista and remained in Macau for 10 years. Now, he is the General Manager at Hard Rock…

Adwin Chong is a Cluster General Manager of Windsor Plaza Hotel and Sherwood Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. A Malaysian born, Adwin has been in the industry for more than 2 decades He has been operating hotels in Vietnam since 2009. What’s the most challenging aspect in running your hotel? The biggest challenge…

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