Industry Update
Appointment31 July 2014

Alain Bachmann

Appointed General Manager
At The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah, Ubud in Bali, Indonesia

Alain BachmannFrom Andermatt, Switzerland, Alain Bachmann is moving from his previous role as general manager of the award-winning Chedi Andermatt to The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah, Ubud, one of the most highly acclaimed properties on Bali. In Switzerland, Bachmann ushered the 105-room Chedi Andermatt onto the world stage as one of 2013’s most significant debuts, including recognition on Travel + Leisure’s It List and Condé Nast Traveler’s Hot List. Prior to his work in Andermatt, the Swiss native honed his management skills at the Peninsula Chicago, the Mandarin Oriental Washington D.C. and the Ritz-Carlton Moscow.

Les Roches Global Hospitality Education

Alain Bachmann (Class of 0) is a graduate of Les Roches Global Hospitality Education in Bluche - Switzerland
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General Hotel Management Ltd.

Established in 1992, GHM (General Hotel Management Ltd.) is known for conceptualising, developing and operating an exclusive group of hotels and resorts. With an expansive portfolio and more projects in the pipeline, GHM prides itself in providing guests with a distinctive lifestyle experience that is unrivalled.
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