Appointed Regional Executive Chef
At Macdonald Hotels (UK) in Bathgate, United Kingdom
Macdonald Hotels has announced the promotion of Paul Kitchener, currently head chef at Ansty Hall in Coventry, to the position of regional head chef for the Midlands. Kitchener joined Ansty Hall in 2008 and has more than 20 years’ culinary experience. He will continue to lead the kitchen team at Ansty Hall’s one-AA-Rosette Shilton restaurant, as well as overseeing the food operations at three other hotels in the region – Alveston Manor, the Haycock hotel and the Burlington hotel – to develop the menus.
We're a group of 45 hotels across the UK, each with its own unique style. You see, from countryside to city, every Macdonald Hotel is full of individual charm and strong local character. What's more, from Scotland to the South of England, we're run by real hoteliers who have the genuine passion and the experience to make our service, dining and accommodation the very best it can be.more information
Recent Appointments at Macdonald
25 April 2019 — Leading international hotel operator Macdonald Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of an award-winning member of staff to oversee Macdonald Aviemore Resort. Paul Bayliss MBE has returned to the company in the role of Managing Director of the renowned Macdonald Aviemore Resort which employs up to 350 people during peak season.read more
26 June 2017 — Johan Scheepers has been appointed as the new Regional General Manager for Macdonald Hotels & Resorts in the North West. With 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, Johan will be based at the Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, the largest 4-star hotel in Manchester.read more
13 June 2017 — Keith Pickard has been named as group director of golf, leisure & spa by Macdonald Hotels & Resorts. He steps up from his previous role of director of golf at the UK independent hotel chain. Pickard will oversee each of the lifestyle departments of the 45-strong hotel group, including 21 spas.read more