Christoph Mares, COO, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced two new regional European appointments.
Amanda Hyndman, General Manager, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London & Area Vice President Operations
Amanda Hyndman returns to Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group as General Manager, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London and Area Vice President Operations with responsibility for Mandarin Oriental, Munich and Mandarin Oriental, Prague.
A respected hotelier, Amanda is best known for her five years as General Manager of the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. Other key roles during her ten years with the group include General Manager of The Excelsior, Hong Kong and Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC.
Gerard Sintes, General Manager, Hotel Ritz, Madrid & Area Vice President Operations
Gerard Sintes relocates from Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London back to Spain where he was General Manager of the award-winning Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona for four years. In his new role as General Manager of Hotel Ritz, Madrid, he will assume responsibility for the renovation and rebranding of one of the world’s most beautiful hotels. As Area Vice President Operations Gerard will also oversee the Group’s Barcelona property.
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group now operates 31 hotels and eight residences in 21 countries and territories, with each property reflecting the Group’s oriental heritage and unique sense of place. Mandarin Oriental has a strong pipeline of hotels and residences under development, and is a member of the Jardine Matheson Group.