The executive team based in Dubai will now also be responsible for the group’s operations in Europe while working closely with Gavin M. Faull, chairman and president of Swiss-Belhotel International to develop new opportunities across the continent. The brand’s flagship hotel Swiss-Belhotel du Parc, Baden Switzerland will be the operational base for Europe.
Making the announcement, Faull, stated, “This latest development is aimed at increasing efficiency and flexibility through strategic consolidation of our management and operations across Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and India. As we embark on the Covid-19 recovery path, it is more critical than ever to leverage and optimize our resources productively. At the Swiss-Belhotel International we are proud of our team that has demonstrated exceptional resilience and solidarity during these challenging times while ensuring the welfare and safety of our guests, communities and associates.”
The team will be led by Laurent A Voivenel, senior vice president – operations and development, EMEA and India.