Industry Update
Appointment14 January 2015

Hans Jörg Meier

Appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO)
At COMO Hotels and Resorts in Singapore, Singapore

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Hans Jörg Meier COMO Hotels and Resorts is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Hans Jörg Meier as Chief Operating Officer and Director of COMO Hotels and Resorts, effective 19th January 2015. With over 30 years’ experience in the hotel industry, Mr Meier comes to COMO Hotels and Resorts with a rich and varied pedigree. He joins COMO from his current position as Senior Vice President at GHM Hotels; his career has spanned Europe, Southeast Asia, North Asia and the United States. He has held leadership roles with Swissôtel Group, Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Peninsula Hotels. During his tenure as General Manager at The Legian Bali and The Setai, Miami Beach, Mr Meier achieved numerous awards for the hotels, including the Condé Nast Gold List, The Gallivanter’s Guide Award for Excellence, Travel & Leisure World’s Best as well as Smith Travel Research (STR) Best Performing Hotel. Hans Jörg Meier will take up the mantle from Mr Kuno Fasel, COMO’s founding COO of 15 years. Mr Fasel has spent most of his 33 years in hospitality with the Group, first as General Manager at the Four Seasons Montreal. Under his helm, COMO has grown from its first property, The Halkin by COMO, to 12 award winning properties across seven countries. His passion for service, cuisine and wellness forms the bedrock of what COMO offers to guests. Hans Jörg Meier will be in charge of all executive, management and operational responsibilities for COMO Hotels and Resorts.

Belvoirpark Hotelfachschule Zurich

Hans Jörg Meier (Class of 0) is a graduate of Belvoirpark Hotelfachschule Zurich in Zürich - Switzerland
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COMO Hotels and Resorts

COMO Hotels and Resorts offers personalised luxury travel experiences in its urban hotels, island resorts, adventure retreats, and wellness resorts. The focus is always on service, wellness and cuisine, while trying to uphold a strong, sustainable approach towards the people and places where we operate.
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