Industry Update
Appointment10 November 2017

Ewan Taylor

Appointed General Manager
At X2 Chiang Mai Riverside Resort, Thailand

Ewan TaylorEwan Taylor has been appointed General Manager of X2 Chiang Mai Riverside Resort, the stylish new all-suite boutique resort which opened recently on the banks of the Ping River in Chiang Mai, Thailand’s cultural capital. A South A frican national, Taylor has a proven track record in the hospitality industry. Having studied at the prestigious Glion institute of hospitality management, based in Switzerland, he has already managed some of Asia's most acclaimed high-end boutique hotels. These include the Galle Fort Hotel in Sri Lanka, Seven Terraces Hotel in Penang, Malaysia, and most recently, Villa Samadhi in Kuala Lumpur, all of which rose to the top of the TripAdvisor rankings and won multiple awards during his tenure. Now, Taylor brings his considerable experience and expertise to X2 Chiang Mai Riverside Resort, the latest resort from Bangkok-based BHMAsia, which opened recently in a charming riverfront setting in Chiang Mai, the capital of northern Thailand’s ancient Lanna Kingdom.

Glion Institute of Higher Education

Ewan Taylor (Class of 0) is a graduate of Glion Institute of Higher Education in Glion-sur-Montreux - Switzerland
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